What choices have to be made by the parents of a child with Down syndrome?
I imagine whether or not to put him/her on medications, and what kinds.... if they should put him/her in a public school.... ...
Asked in Down Syndrome
Can a male with Down syndrome and a female with Down syndrome have a child with Down syndrome?
approximately half of the offspring of someone with Down syndrome also have the syndrome themselves ...
Asked in Health, Conditions and Diseases, Down Syndrome
Is Angelman syndrome the same as Down syndrome?
Angelman syndrome is a genetic disorder, as is Down syndrome. But they are not the same. Angelman Syndrome involves a deletion of Chromosome 15, whereas people with Down syndrome have an extra copy of Chromosome 21. ...
Asked in Biology
What type of disorders are karyotyping used to diagnose?
Turner syndrome, Klinefelter syndrome, Edwards syndrome, and Down syndrome are some disorders that can be identified with a karyotype. ...
Asked in Genetics
Would extra or missing chromosomes result to abnormal phenotypes?
Yes, extra or missing chromosomes result in abnormal phenotypes. SomeÊcommon examples of this areÊDown's Syndrome and certain kinds of intersex. ...