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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Faryal Ghaffar
29 years experience in Pediatrics
Turner syndrome: Symptoms and features of turner syndrome: thick neck, wide chest with distant nipples, osteoporosis, short stature, higher risk of diabetes, osteoporo ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Chromosome study: There are some suggestive physical features that will lead some to consider the label. The definitive test is a chromosome study. That can come up wit ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Holly Barth
8 years experience in General Practice
Female: Turner syndrome is a woman who only has one x chromosome instead of 2 x chromosomes that a female usually has. This will result in decreased or absent ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Nerve pain syndrome: This is an uncommon nerve pain/dysfunction syndrome that usually begins with shoulder pain on one side and neurologic changes of reflexes and weakness ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience in Pediatrics
No: Turner syndrome is typically found in short girls.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
45 years experience in Pediatrics
No Reason To: Unless you have conditions affecting health and performance such as heart defects, I do not see any reson to mention it. If your health insurance requ ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience in Pediatrics
Rare exceptions: 2 to 5% of xo individuals (turner syndrome) develop spontaneous menstruation, generally transient though. At least several individuals have been fert ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
27 years experience in Pediatrics
Incidence of Turner: About 1/2, 500 females are born with turner's syndrome. Some may have characteristic findings while others won't be diagnosed until later in life dep ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
Turner Syndrome: Turner syndrome occurs when there is one x chromosome missing.Boys get y chromosome from the fatther and x from mother, girls get x from the father an ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
45 X/0 Pattern: At conception, one half of a set of 46 (23pairs) chromosomes (cms) is brought from egg & sperm.If the combination is missing one x of the sex cms, a f ... Read More

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