Trisomy

Down syndrome is a condition in which a person is born with an extra copy of chromosome 21. People with Down syndrome can have physical problems, as well as intellectual disabilities. Every person born with Down syndrome is different.People with the syndrome may also have other health problems. They may be born with heart disease. They may have dementia. They may have hearing problems and problems with the intestines, eyes, thyroid, and skeleton.The chance of having a baby with Down syndrome increases as a woman gets older. Down syndrome cannot be cured. Early treatment programs can help improve skills. They may include speech, physical, occupational, and/or educational therapy. With support and treatment, many people with Down syndrome live happy, productive lives.NIH: National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

Disease Alternative Name

down syndrome
trisomy 21
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CAUSES OF FETAL HYDROPS 1) Cardiovascular malformations tachyarrythmia high output failure 2) Chromosomal Turner syndrome Trisomy 21 Trisomy 18 3) Thoracic causes Cystic adenomatoid malformation Diaphragmatic hernia 4) Fetal anemia Ho...See More

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It is a severe condition with accumulation of fluid in 2 or more fetal compartments


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Down's syndrome

2 years old with delayed milestones and characteristic features of Down's syndrome. karyotyping was advised. There were...See More

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Down syndrome or Frisomy 21.... A genetic chromosome 21 disorder causing developmental and intellectual delays. Down's syndrome is a genetic disorder caused when abnormal cell division results in extra genetic material from chromosome 21....


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