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Is turners syndrome a genetic disorder?

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Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Pediatrics - Endocrinology

In brief: Yes

Most females are born with 2 x chromosomes.
Ts is a disorder resulting from missing one x chromosome or some part of it in the cells of the body. It is a disorder exclusive to females. Those with ts are born with it. Manifestations vary depending on the genetics. Small stature is one feature most girls have in common with each other.

In brief: Yes

Most females are born with 2 x chromosomes.
Ts is a disorder resulting from missing one x chromosome or some part of it in the cells of the body. It is a disorder exclusive to females. Those with ts are born with it. Manifestations vary depending on the genetics. Small stature is one feature most girls have in common with each other.
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