Learn About Chromosome 22 Duplication

What is the definition of Chromosome 22 Duplication?
Trisomy 22 is a chromosome disorder in which an extra (third) copy of chromosome 22 is present in every cell of the body where there should normally only be two copies. Common features include an underdeveloped midface (midface hypoplasia) with flat/broad nasal bridge, malformed ears with pits or tags, cleft palate, hypertelorism (wide-spaced eyes), microcephaly and other cranial abnormalities, congenital heart disease, genital abnormalities, and intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR).
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What are the alternative names for Chromosome 22 Duplication?
  • Trisomy 22
  • Chromosome 22 trisomy
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Published Date: May 02, 2022
Published By: Genetic and Rare Diseases Informnation Center

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