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Can males get turner's syndrome?

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Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
Pediatrics - Endocrinology
3 doctors agree

In brief: No

The simple answer is no.
In the past, many males exhibited physical findings that closely resembled females with ts. This condition is now called noonan syndrome, described by dr.Noonan, a pediatric cardiologist. Btw, ns can affect males and females.

In brief: No

The simple answer is no.
In the past, many males exhibited physical findings that closely resembled females with ts. This condition is now called noonan syndrome, described by dr.Noonan, a pediatric cardiologist. Btw, ns can affect males and females.
Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
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Dr. Ira Salafsky
Clinical Genetics
2 doctors agree

In brief: No

Turner syndrome is caused by an abnormal karyotype that contains only a single x chromosome and no y chromosome.
It thus seen only in females.

In brief: No

Turner syndrome is caused by an abnormal karyotype that contains only a single x chromosome and no y chromosome.
It thus seen only in females.
Dr. Ira Salafsky
Dr. Ira Salafsky
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Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Pediatrics - Endocrinology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

Turner's syndrome is exclusively a disorder affecting females.

In brief: No

Turner's syndrome is exclusively a disorder affecting females.
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
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