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Is treacher collins syndrome a genetic disease?

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Dr. Daniel Sampson
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

In some patients it is a new mutation, while in others it is passed down from a parent.

In brief: Yes

In some patients it is a new mutation, while in others it is passed down from a parent.
Dr. Daniel Sampson
Dr. Daniel Sampson
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Dr. Pierre Moeser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Yes

It is a genetic condition that causes malformation of craniofacial structures including bone, cartilage and connective tissue.

In brief: Yes

It is a genetic condition that causes malformation of craniofacial structures including bone, cartilage and connective tissue.
Dr. Pierre Moeser
Dr. Pierre Moeser
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