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Hand flapping and crossing eyes. Part of trisomy?

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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
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In brief: Not necessarily.

Trisomies are generally severe genetic syndromes comprising many effects from the nervous and psychiatric sphere.
What you describe may be seen in trisomy 18, but is not sensitive nor specific for trisomies.

In brief: Not necessarily.

Trisomies are generally severe genetic syndromes comprising many effects from the nervous and psychiatric sphere.
What you describe may be seen in trisomy 18, but is not sensitive nor specific for trisomies.
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