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Hi doctors I gain lot of information of klienfelter syndrome from net and see that some person with this syndrome have normal large testis possible

Hi doctors I gain lot of information of klienfelter syndrome from net and see that some person with this syndrome have normal large testis possible

Klinefelter syndrome: is an extraordinarily complex set of signs and symptoms that result from two or more X chromosomes in males (instead of the usual one). Weaker muscles, greater height, less body hair, breast growth and low libido are common. There are low testosterone levels, but the testicles, though often smaller, may be normal in size. A comprehensive eval/chromosome analysis by specialist(s) is needed. ...Read more

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Hi doctor could you tell me those suffer from klienfelter syndrome some or all have small testis?

Hi doctor could you tell me those suffer from klienfelter syndrome  some or all have small testis?

Yes,: Yes, all men with Klinefelter syndrome typically have small firm testes. This chromosome abnormality happens to 1 in some 550 male newborns and represents the most common aberration in men. More? Ask doctor or contact www.HealthTap.com/dr-Lin with RQPWJC to login - using audio/video goes faster and learn more. ...Read more

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Hi doctors klienfelter syndrome Is it possible that person have penis of 6.5 inch egg shape and large testis in some patient with this condition

Hi doctors klienfelter syndrome Is it possible that person have penis of 6.5 inch egg shape and large testis in some patient with this condition

Here are some...: I have never heard or read about long penis and large testes in the affected with Klinefelter's syndrome. And its diagnosis is based on clinical suspicion and confirmed with genetic chromosome study as xxy, which is not inherited and occurs in about 1 of 600 males. Large testes are in fact hydroceles in the eyes of laypersons. So, seek professional confirmation/ counseling. ...Read more

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Hi doctor could you tell me those who suffer from klienfelter syndrome need hormonal or testosterone therapy how many times ?

Hi doctor could you tell me those who suffer from klienfelter syndrome need hormonal or testosterone therapy how many times ?

See below: Primary effects of KS: low testosterone (T) and infertility. Because symptoms can be mild, many males with KS never diagnosed or treated. If T levels below normal, T replacement therapy (TRT) typically prescribed to induce and maintain virilization, and improve psychosocial status. Variety of TRT options now available. IM injection every 1-2 weeks most common. Fertility possible in some KS males. ...Read more

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What is klienfelter (xxy) syndrome?

What is klienfelter (xxy) syndrome?

XXY: The klinefelter has a pattern of the sex chromosomes as XXY ( with male features). The extra x comes from an egg that had 2 x's at conception when the male y was added.The resulting fetus with 47 chromosomes is compatible with life.The baby will grow up with male sex characteristics, but often a short penis and sterility by adolescence along with other issues. ...Read more

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What is klienfelter (xxy) syndrome?

What is klienfelter (xxy) syndrome?

XXY: The klinefelter has a pattern of the sex chromosomes as XXY ( with male features). The extra x comes from an egg that had 2 x's at conception when the male y was added.The resulting fetus with 47 chromosomes is compatible with life.The baby will grow up with male sex characteristics, but often a short penis and sterility by adolescence along with other issues. ...Read more

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Is 46xxy klinefelter's syndrome?

Yes: Presence of more than one x chromosome with one y chromosome is klinefelter syndrome. ...Read more

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What are the tests for klinefelter's syndrome?

What are the tests for klinefelter's syndrome?

Chromosome analysis: A basic chromosome test on blood is the most definitive study. Humans have 23 pairs of chromosomes, one derived from each parent. Klinefelter patients have an extra female X chromosome giving them 47 chromosomes in every cell instead of 46. ...Read more

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