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Do older moms have risk for genetic problems besides downs?

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Dr. Michael Traub
Fertility Medicine

In brief: Yes

With age, the risk of aneuploidy (abnormal number of chromosomes) increases.
This includes down syndrome which affects chromosome 21 but can also affect any other chromosome as well.

In brief: Yes

With age, the risk of aneuploidy (abnormal number of chromosomes) increases.
This includes down syndrome which affects chromosome 21 but can also affect any other chromosome as well.
Dr. Michael Traub
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