Short Arm Syndrome

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Short Arm Syndrome

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The terms "Short Arm Syndrome" returned 7 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Deletion of short arm of chromosome 18, Del(18p) syndrome.
 

Author(s): Prashant Babaji, Anurag Singh, Himani Lau, G Lamba, P Somasundaram

Journal: J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent. ;32(1):68-70.

 

Deletion of the short arm of chromosome 18 is a rare syndrome clinically presenting with variable mental retardation, growth retardation, low height, pectus excavatum, craniofacial malformations including long ear, ptosis, microcephaly and short neck. This case report presents with ...

Last Updated: 17 Feb 2014

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Bicuspid aortic valve and aortic coarctation are linked to deletion of the X chromosome short arm in Turner syndrome.
 

Author(s): Carolyn Bondy, Vladimir K Bakalov, Clara Cheng, Laura Olivieri, Douglas R Rosing, Andrew E Arai

Journal: J. Med. Genet.. 2013 Oct;50(10):662-5.

 

Congenital heart disease (CHD) is a cardinal feature of X chromosome monosomy, or Turner syndrome (TS). Haploinsufficiency for gene(s) located on Xp have been implicated in the short stature characteristic of the syndrome, but the chromosomal region related to the CHD phenotype has ...

Last Updated: 18 Sep 2013

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Delineation of a contiguous gene syndrome with multiple exostoses, enlarged parietal foramina, craniofacial dysostosis, and mental retardation, caused by deletions in the short arm of chromosome 11.
 

Author(s): O Bartsch, W Wuyts, W Van Hul, J T Hecht, P Meinecke, D Hogue, W Werner, B Zabel, G K Hinkel, C M Powell, L G Shaffer, P J Willems

Journal: Am. J. Hum. Genet.. 1996 Apr;58(4):734-42.

 

A contiguous gene syndrome due to deletions of the proximal short arm of chromosome 11 is described in eight patients belonging to four families. The main clinical features are multiple exostoses, enlarged parietal foramina, craniofacial dysostosis, and mental retardation. The patients ...

Last Updated: 18 Jul 1996

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