Items Tagged ‘#sex-chromosomes’

March 19, 2019

Not the end of the road: Delivering the diagnosis of sex-chromosome trisomy

By Barbara J. Toman Barbara J. Toman (@barbaratoman)

Even if you’ve never heard the word “trisomy,” you probably know someone with the condition. March is Trisomy Awareness Month, a time to raise awareness about trisomy conditions and the challenges they can pose to individuals and families. Trisomy means having three copies of a chromosome instead of two. Down syndrome, or trisomy 21, is […]

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Tags: #Down syndrome, #Dr. Megan Allyse, #Klinefelter syndrome, #sex-chromosomes, #trisomy, Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine

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