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Diseases » Trisomy 18 Syndrome » Hidden Causes

Misdiagnosis of Hidden Causes of Trisomy 18 Syndrome

Underlying conditions list:

The list of possible underlying conditions mentioned in various sources for Trisomy 18 Syndrome includes:

  • A genetic defect where there are three copies of part or all of chromosome 18 instead of the normal two. Cases appear to be sporadic with no direct link to inheritance

About underlying conditions:

With a diagnosis of Trisomy 18 Syndrome, it is important to consider whether there is an underlying condition causing Trisomy 18 Syndrome. These are other medical conditions that may possibly cause Trisomy 18 Syndrome. For general information on this form of misdiagnosis, see Underlying Condition Misdiagnosis or Overview of Misdiagnosis.


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