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Is Down Syndrme More Common In Males Or Females
Boys: Night-time enuresis is somewhat more common boys for unknown reasons, until adulthood when, although uncommon, is more common in females. Boys also tend to train later than girls. Parents of either sex, who had nocturnal enuresis commonly pass this on to their children, approximately 25% for one parent, 50-80% if both parents wet. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
X-linked recessive: Ordinary men and Turner women have only one X-chromosome. Ordinary women and Klinefelter men have two X-chromosomes. A person needs one normal X-chromosome to not have hemophilia. This is basic biology and I'm glad you're asking -- this should be essential knowledge to anyone living in the 21st century. ...Read more
No: The majority of 47XYY males are fertile and have chromosomally normal offspring. ...Read more
FAI: Cam impingement, also known as fai, is seen in both genders. Some types are much more common in young males, but other types can be seen in equal numbers in both sexes. Presumably, active sports participation contributes to the male predominance in some studies. Read===>http://www.Radsource.Us/clinic/1109 for an excellent discussion of the many facets of fai. ...Read more
Selection variables: If a woman generates an egg that contains 2 rather than 1 chromosome 21's, the addition of a 21 from the sperm will cause the trisomy 21 condition. Some of these miscarry & some deliver. When males generate a sperm that carries irregular information, there is speculation that the ones with bad information do not swim as well & thus can't pass the defect. ...Read more
Is vaginal cancer that grows slowing more common in young or old women?Thanks ps: i know that in generally vaginal cancer is more common in old women
No correct answer: Children with down's syndrome have certain features that are indicative while in utero. Weight is not one of them. In utero weight is dependent on so many factors including maternal factors that fetal weight cannot be used with any accuracy. In my experience, children with down syndrome often weigh similar to their siblings in utero. ...Read more
Chlamydia , women!: There is a higher rate of infection in single females than males! chlamydia is found in 25-28% of single females, and is two-three percent lower in males. This is a national tragedy, because of long term consequences! treatment is simple, but partner's must be simultaneously treated. Best advice; fewer sexual partners: know your partner; and always have the male wear a condom. ...Read more
STD's?: As with life, std's are equal opportunity without discrimination betwen the sexes, and like the old song lyric true love, i give to you, as you give to me. We urge folks to practice safe sex beacuse people lie about their past, # of partners, and when you engage in unprotected sex, you sleep with everyone that your partmer has slept with. ...Read more
What is the cause/purpose of a large brow ridge in modern males? It seems to be common in more "masculine" seeming males. Hormones?
Brow: There is no real purpose but it does look masculine ...Read more
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