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does anyone know anything about the duplication in 21q21.1? i'm looking for answers for my child.

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Little info: The duplication of 21q21.1 is mentioned as one of a number of duplication's associated with autistic spectrum disorder. Please seek out a genetic counselor for relevant details. www.nsgc.com the only current publication listing is in passing can be found at: www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pubmed/21671372.

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