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autism vs angelman syndrome

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Johanna Fricke
49 years experience in Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Angelman Syndrome = : intellectual disability,puppet-like, jerky movements, hand-flapping, laughter outbursts, sociability, & severe language deficits from lack of ma ... Read More

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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mohammad Homsi
32 years experience in Neurology
Happy Puppet Syndrom: As is a genetic disorder, a chromosome 15 deletion, characterized by intellectual and developmental delay, sleep disorder, seizures, jerky movements, ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ekizian
19 years experience in Internal Medicine
Angelman syndrome: Individuals with angelman syndrome have a characteristic facial appearance with microbrachycephaly, maxillary hypoplasia, deep-set eyes, and large mou ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Colin Kerr
43 years experience in Family Medicine
Angelman syndrome: Angelman syndrome is a genetic cause of developmental delay and neurological problems. Affected kids have"flat heads, jerky movements, protruding ton ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
YES IT IS A TYPE : Yes Asperger syndrome is a type of high function autism.
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
No: Treacher collins syndrome is an autosomal dominant mutation of a gene that codes for a nucleolar phosphoprotein.Researchers cite chromasome 5 as the p ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience in Pediatrics
Angelman vs. Prader: Prader-Willi and Angelman syndromes are the two genetic disorders of the 15q11 chromosomal region. People with Prader-Willi inherited the abnormal ch ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kerrie Pinkney
26 years experience in Palliative Care
It is a genetic synd: It is a genetic syndrome. There's a bout a 3% chance the child will pass it on and less than a 1% chance it would occur in a sibling of this child of ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Williams/Angelman: Williams show distinct facial features, Cardiovascular abnormalities, Hypercalcemia & Hyperactivity. Angelman show severe intellectual impairments ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience in Internal Medicine
Neither: Angelman's syndrome doesn't follow simple mendelian genetics. Rather, it's due to de novo single genetic mutations, translocational errors, chromosom ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Angelman syndrome: It is a Neuro-genetic disorder resulting from abnormality of genes on Chromosome 15 .
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Johanna Fricke
49 years experience in Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
The strengths and: Weaknesses in a child with autism who has a full-scale iq > 70, are such that they tend to have more difficulty in the american school system, in whic ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
27 years experience in Pediatrics
Yes: Most females are born with 2 x chromosomes. Ts is a disorder resulting from missing one x chromosome or some part of it in the cells of the body. It ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience in Pediatrics
Kabuki syndrome: is a genetically inherited disorder. Here is a link for more information, resources and support: http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/kabuki-syndrome
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
No: This is a classic homework question and an important idea. If a child does not have a good copy of ubd3a from mom, the child gets angelman's. If a chi ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glen Elliott
42 years experience in Child Psychiatry
None at all: These are synonymous terms. The "formal" diagnosis is asperger's disorder. Syndrome refers to a cluster of symptoms that co-occur and help us identi ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Indu Lal
Dr. Indu Lal answered
49 years experience in Pediatrics
ASD: Asperger's syndrome falls into autistic spectrum disorder. It does not have language and cognitive delays. There are more social interaction problems, ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pierre Moeser
Specializes in Rheumatology
Yes: It is a genetic condition that causes malformation of craniofacial structures including bone, cartilage and connective tissue.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barbara Lavi
34 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Aspergers is a mild: Form of autism. Autism is a disorder that interferes with a person's ability to communicate or relate to others whichs starts early in childhood. Whe ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
49 years experience in Pediatrics
Brain disease: Ts is a neurobiologic condition involving the thalamus in the brain, caused by inheritance, but occasionally by panda's. It's main symptoms are comple ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randolph Thomas
39 years experience in Pediatrics
Chromosomal disorder: Klinefelter syndrome is also known as XXY condition. Men with this condtion have an extra x chromosome in most of their cells. Not all men with the c ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Pollard
29 years experience in Anesthesiology
See below: Down's syndrome. A genetic defect that seems to occur with mother's who are older. Fetal alcohol syndrome: this is caused by excessive intake of alcoh ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
TC Syndrome: TCS is a genetic craniofacial disorder. Complete description here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treacher_Collins_syndrome See oral surgeon or craniofa ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marybeth Lambe
44 years experience in Travel Medicine
Inherited Condition: 1 / 20, 000- 60, 000 newborns are born w/ this condition which can cause malformations of heart, lungs, kidneys, gut & genitalia. Affected babies ofte ... Read More

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