A 33-year-old female asked:
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aborted twins same placenta missing sex chrom 21 therefore had turners syndrome cant find info linking the 2 why what when how need info ttc risk etc?

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Dr. Keith Vaux
26 years experience Clinical Genetics
Uncertain: Hi, deeply sorry for your loss. Turner syndrome is when you are missing a sex chromosome (number 23) and is a common cause of miscarriage, absent chromosome 21 is a different condition and is much more rare.
Answered on Jul 29, 2014
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