Trisomy 6

Common Name(s)

Trisomy 6

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Trisomy 6" for support, advocacy or research.

Hope for Trisomy 13 and 18

OUR MISSION The mission of Hope For Trisomy is to 1) FUND RESEARCH for rare trisomies and related chromosome disorders; 2) PROMOTE EDUCATION by developing programs that educate parents of children with Trisomy about options available to their child and teach them how to advocate for their child to receive all available treatment; 3) RAISE AWARENESS by creating and contributing to materials, literature, workshops, seminars, and conferences to educate the medical health professionals, the parents, and the public about Trisomy, so they have accurate and current information and resources available

Last Updated: 7 Aug 2013

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Trisomy 6" for support, advocacy or research.

Hope for Trisomy 13 and 18

OUR MISSION The mission of Hope For Trisomy is to 1) FUND RESEARCH for rare trisomies and related chromosome disorders; 2) PROMOTE EDUCATION by developing programs that educate parents of children with Trisomy about options available to their child and teach them how to advocate for their child to receive all available treatment; 3) RAISE AWARENESS by creating and contributing to materials, literature, workshops, seminars, and conferences to educate the medical health professionals, the parents, and the public about Trisomy, so they have accurate and current information and resources available

http://www.hopefortrisomy13and18.org

Last Updated: 7 Aug 2013

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Trisomy 6" returned 18 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Frontomaxillary facial angle measurement in screening for trisomy 18 at 11 + 0 to 13 + 6 weeks of pregnancy: a double-centre study.
 

Author(s): Bartosz Czuba, Wojciech Cnota, Agata Wloch, Piotr Wegrzyn, Krzysztof Sodowski, Miroslaw Wielgos, Dariusz Borowski

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2013 ;2013():168302.

 

The aim of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of prenatal screening for trisomy 18 with the use of the frontomaxillary facial angle (FMF angle) measurement.

Last Updated: 6 Nov 2013

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Neurocognitive functioning of a child with partial trisomy 6 and monosomy 21.
 

Author(s): Jennifer M Katzenstein, John S Oghalai, Ross Tonini, Dian Baker, Jody Haymond, Susan E Caudle

Journal: Neurocase. 2009 ;15(2):97-100.

 

This case study describes the neurocognitive presentation of a child with identified genetic abnormalities of trisomy 6 and monosomy 21 who was evaluated as part of a standard medical protocol for cochlear implantation following diagnosis of profound sensorineural hearing loss. This ...

Last Updated: 30 Mar 2009

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Frontomaxillary facial angle in screening for trisomy 21 at 11 + 0 to 13 + 6 weeks.
 

Author(s): M Borenstein, N Persico, K O Kagan, A Gazzoni, K H Nicolaides

Journal: Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2008 Jul;32(1):5-11.

 

Trisomy 21 is associated with a flat face, which can now be quantified by measurement of the frontomaxillary facial (FMF) angle. The aim of this study was to examine whether in trisomy 21 fetuses fetal nuchal translucency (NT) thickness and maternal serum free ss-human chorionic gonadotropin ...

Last Updated: 26 Jun 2008

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