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Cutler-Landsman, an educational consultant who plans special education programs on behalf of children with velo-cardio-facial syndrome
who also has a child with the condition, helps teachers, parents, physicians, and therapists learn how to educate children with the syndrome.
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: Does a hemizygous deletion of chromosome 22q11 result in bipolar affective disorder?
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After a long journey with doctors, the younger Bradlee was finally diagnosed as teenager with velo-cardio-facial syndrome
, a genetic condition.
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An example of the work done by the foundation: Tyler was born with a congenital heart disease called Velo-Cardio-Facial Syndrome
. When Tyler was born, the doctors said he would not live.
To their surprise, researchers have found that a severe form of manic depression, usually beginning by late childhood, afflicts many people suffering from a genetic disorder known as velo-cardio-facial syndrome
Audrey, whose child has velo-cardio-facial syndrome
, also appreciated the support of her genetics specialist: "Just getting the blood test would have been scary if my pediatrician had given me the results.