super woman syndrome
super woman syndrome(s)A condition that may affect any ♀ with ≥ 2 X chromosomes, which tends to be more pronounced with more X chromosomes Clinical ♀ with 3 X chromosomes may be asymptomatic or have mental retardation, menstrual dysfunction, microcephaly, dental defects, strabismus, and hypertelorism; with 4 X, mental retardation is the norm, which may be accompanied by midfacial hypoplasia, micrognathia, radial synostosis, 5th finger clinodactyly, narrow shoulders, web neck; with 5 X, defects include growth retardation, FTT, mongoloid slant, saddle nose, PDA, colobomas, limb defects. See XXX, XXXX, and XXXXX syndromes.
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