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Can you tell me for edwards syndrome, how are they affected?

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Dr. Homa Mahdavi
Pediatrics
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In brief: Trisomy 18

Edward syndrome is a chromosomal abnormality on chromosome 18.
They present with multiple physical defects including cleft palate, deformed feet, small head, lung, kidney and stomach defect. Because of serious problems many don't survive to birth. Of those who do a small group live more than a year.

In brief: Trisomy 18

Edward syndrome is a chromosomal abnormality on chromosome 18.
They present with multiple physical defects including cleft palate, deformed feet, small head, lung, kidney and stomach defect. Because of serious problems many don't survive to birth. Of those who do a small group live more than a year.
Dr. Homa Mahdavi
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