chromosome disorder

chromosome disorder

Chromosome aberration, chromosome defect Genetics Any abnormality of a chromosome number or structure due to loss, duplication, or rearrangement of DNA. See Chromosome.
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Earldon Facey's sons, LeBron, aged four, and Theo, aged three, both have a chromosome disorder which means their lives are limited.
Also starring David Tennant the comedy drama is based on the real-life experiences of writer Shaun Pye, whose daughter was born with a rare chromosome disorder, leaving her severely learning disabled.
THE family of a tot who can no longer eat, stand, walk or see after half her brain was eaten away by a chromosome disorder is fighting to make her Disney dream come true.
Olivia has also been diagnosed with a rare chromosome disorder called Partial Trisomy 18, which can also cause developmental delays.
Stunned by the transformation, Kerry said: "Both of my children have a rare chromosome disorder and for David it has resulted in him being diagnosed with autism.
Stunned by the transformation, mam Kerry said: "Both of my children have a rare chromosome disorder and for David it has resulted in him being diagnosed with autism.
Known as the Happy Baby or Happy Puppet Syndrome, AS is a chromosome disorder which causes acute learning difficulties besides issues with speech, movement and coordination.
By MARI JONES Daily Post Reporter mari.jones@trinitymirror.com A GIRL with a chromosome disorder so rare she is the only child in the UK to have it, has been given a national award for bravery.
Although Rio has severe disabilities due to a rare chromosome disorder, which causes seizures, learning and motor disabilities, he competes with his family in sports.
"He has a rare chromosome disorder and it's obvious when you speak to him that he has learning difficulties, he likes to go looking for scrap in the night and had found himself a bike.
Grace, aged ten, from Castle Vale, was diagnosed with a rare chromosome disorder called Smith-Magenis Syndrome just 12 days after her birth.