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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roman Alvarez
41 years experience Neonatology
Lifespan: In my clinical experience of 31 years practicing neonatal medicine, i would have to answer your question with a vague response. This is because each a ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Trisomy 13: Patau's syndrome is a serious rare genetic disorder caused by having an additional copy of chromosome 13 in some or all of the body's cells. It's also ... Read More

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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Unclear: The information you list provides no specific information on which to base an answer. How was the data obtained and why? Does it relate to some specif ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
26 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Lethal DNA anomaly.: An extra chromosome 13 confers lethality to affected individuals, as well as cleft lip/palate, holoprosencephaly, cardiac anomalies and omphalocele (a ... Read More
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Chromosome error: Humans have 23 pairs of chromosomes(c) making up our dna.When the egg or sperm form, the (c) pairs are supposed to split up with 1 (c) of each pair go ... Read More
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Trisomy 13: Patau's syndrome is a serious rare genetic disorder caused by having an additional copy of chromosome 13 in some or all of the body's cells. It's also ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
?? odd question ??: Humans of any race, culture,ethnic group, social status, etc. can have a baby with trisomy 13.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not to my knowledge: Trisomy is caused by a robertsonian translocation in the karyotype of one of the parents or by a meiotic nondisjunction event of a sperm or egg cell. ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Neither: Any defect like trisomy 13, that involves acquiring an extra chromosome, has nothing to do with dominant or recessive genes. It occurs when usually th ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
26 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
No.: Trisomy 13 is a uniformly lethal genetic anomaly; affected individuals lead very short and rudimentary lives without quality.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott McLean
35 years experience Clinical Genetics
Not true: Trisomy 13 (3 copies of chromosome 13 in all your cells) is caused by an error in the way one of your two chromosome 13s move when you make an egg or ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
26 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Days/weeks.: Stillbirth (see picture) is very common. Of liveborns, 80% of affected infants die within the first month of life; only 5% survive the first six month ... Read More
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Dr. Clarence Lyons
20 years experience Family Medicine
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