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What is prader-willi syndrome?
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In brief: Genetic anomaly
Kids with prader willi syndrome usually obtain the genetic analy from the paternal gene.
It is characterized by problems with muscle tone, even noticeable during pregnancy, also due to this difficulty feeding , poor weight gain, as infants. This changes after age 2 when kids develop over eating that can lead to morbid obesity. Also found are; scoliosis, cognitive problems, delayed puberty, etc.

In brief: Genetic anomaly
Kids with prader willi syndrome usually obtain the genetic analy from the paternal gene.
It is characterized by problems with muscle tone, even noticeable during pregnancy, also due to this difficulty feeding , poor weight gain, as infants. This changes after age 2 when kids develop over eating that can lead to morbid obesity. Also found are; scoliosis, cognitive problems, delayed puberty, etc.
Dr. Josephine Ruiz-Healy
Dr. Josephine Ruiz-Healy
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