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What You Need to Know About Trisomy 18 Syndrome Symptoms?

What You Need to Know About Trisomy 18 Syndrome Symptoms? | Trisomy 18 | Scoop.it
The genetic material from the trisomy 18 syndrome can cause a lot of problems with varying severity.

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Chromosomal abnormalities

This chromosome mutation lecture explains chromosomal abnormalities, disorder and their symptoms in human. For more information, log on to- http://www.shomus...
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Stem cells to repair broken chromosomes - KLAS-TV

Stem cells to repair broken chromosomes - KLAS-TV | Trisomy 18 | Scoop.it
Our bodies contain 23 pairs of chromosomes, 46 total. But if chromosomes are damaged, they can cause birth defects, disabilities, growth problems, even death.
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Diagnosis of genetic heart rhythm disorder, long QT, life-changing for families - Huffington Post Canada

TORONTO - When Katherine Dines was ready to start a family, she wanted to make sure there wasn't something lurking in her genetic makeup that could threaten the health of her children.
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Edwards Syndrome - Pictures, Life Expectancy, Symptoms, Treatment

Edwards Syndrome - Pictures, Life Expectancy, Symptoms, Treatment | Trisomy 18 | Scoop.it
What is Edwards Syndrome - symptoms, causes, pictures, life expectancy and treatment. It is a genetic disease and is also known as Trisomy 18.
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How to have safe sex during pregnancy - Korea Times

How to have safe sex during pregnancy - Korea Times | Trisomy 18 | Scoop.it
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How to have safe sex during pregnancy
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Miscarriages are mostly caused by chromosomal abnormalities or problems with babies, not by mothers' physical activities.
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Kids who don't cry: New genetic disorder discovered

Kids who don't cry: New genetic disorder discovered | Trisomy 18 | Scoop.it
Identifying new genetic mutations has gotten easier and cheaper. But geneticists often struggle to find patients who share these rare DNA quirks.
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Pray For Lilly: It's Trisomy Awareness Month (2014)

Pray For Lilly: It's Trisomy Awareness Month (2014) | Trisomy 18 | Scoop.it
March 18 is the day this month that is focused on Trisomy 18. I have a grand idea in my head of how I would like to spend a part of that day: a giant balloon release (with each balloon representing a child that had Trisomy 18) ...
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Heart to Heart with Lani Ripple, Mother of child with CHD | Do512 ...

Heart to Heart with Lani Ripple, Mother of child with CHD | Do512 ... | Trisomy 18 | Scoop.it
The baby had a very rare chromosomal abnormality, and the pregnancy simply wasn't viable. It was devastating, and I remember thinking “this is the hardest thing I'll probably ever go through.” Turns out I was wrong.
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Kayli is Loving Life Trisomy Style!!!: Trisomy Awareness, looking ...

Kayli is Loving Life Trisomy Style!!!: Trisomy Awareness, looking ... | Trisomy 18 | Scoop.it
Interesting Facts about Kayli 1. Kayli helped set up a new policy at her school, making it possible for kiddos with trachs to swim in the school's pool! She was the first kiddo with a trach to ever go in her school's pool!
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Infidel Bloggers Alliance: "Wrongful Birth"?

Infidel Bloggers Alliance: "Wrongful Birth"? | Trisomy 18 | Scoop.it
According to court papers in the wrongful-birth case, Valley ordered a prenatal test that can be counted on to find this type of chromosomal abnormality only when the lab receives additional information — a “road map,” ...
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A genetic map for complex diseases - Toronto NewsFIX

A genetic map for complex diseases - Toronto NewsFIX | Trisomy 18 | Scoop.it
Toronto NewsFIX A genetic map for complex diseases Toronto NewsFIX Although heavily studied, the specific genetic causes of “complex diseases,” a category of disorders which includes autism, diabetes and heart disease, are largely unknown due to...
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Their Daughter Died Ten Minutes Before She Was Born But Their Reaction Was ... - LifeNews.com

Their Daughter Died Ten Minutes Before She Was Born But Their Reaction Was ... - LifeNews.com | Trisomy 18 | Scoop.it
In 2011, Stephanie and Chad were thrilled to find out they were expecting their first baby. However, their happiness quickly turned to fear when they went in fo
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What Will Happen in Stage 4 PKD

What Will Happen in Stage 4 PKD | Trisomy 18 | Scoop.it
“PKD is a cystic genetic disorder of the kidneys and it is characterized by the presence of multiple cysts typically in both kidneys. It is one of the most common life-threatening genetic disease....
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British mom pleads for parents to forego Down syndrome tests - Lifesite

British mom pleads for parents to forego Down syndrome tests - Lifesite | Trisomy 18 | Scoop.it
The odds of a DS child are lower than the odds of causing a miscarriage through testing, notes Marlen Von Roth.
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Trisomy Month ends - WJXT Jacksonville

Trisomy Month ends - WJXT Jacksonville | Trisomy 18 | Scoop.it
Trisomy Month ends
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Trisomy is chromosome abnormality that can cause mild to severe birth defects .... The most common form is trisomy 21 or Down Syndrome...
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Run raises awareness of Trisomy 18, fatal disorder in newborns - News 12

Run raises awareness of Trisomy 18, fatal disorder in newborns - News 12 | Trisomy 18 | Scoop.it
An event was held on Long Island today to raise awareness about a fatal disease (Run raises awareness of Trisomy 18, fatal disorder in newborns: An event was held on Long Island today to rais...
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Disabled child's family is denied Medicaid benefits - WCTI12.com

Disabled child's family is denied Medicaid benefits - WCTI12.com | Trisomy 18 | Scoop.it
Disabled child's family is denied Medicaid benefits
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8-year-old Harlie has Trisomy 18 - a disease similar to Down syndrome.
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Trisomy and Circulating DNA — PodBlog

For trisomies 21 and 18, the false positive rates with cfDNA testing were significantly lower than those with standard screening (0.3% vs. 3.6% for trisomy 21, P<0.001; and 0.2% vs. 0.6% for trisomy 18, P=0.03).
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New Genes For Bipolar Disorder Discovered | The Healthy Mind ...

New Genes For Bipolar Disorder Discovered | The Healthy Mind ... | Trisomy 18 | Scoop.it
The cause of bipolar disorder is not yet fully understood, but researchers have found that genetic factors play a large role. From manic euphoria to the depths of despair – this is what extreme mood changes for people with ...
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Genetic disorder makes limbs go numb - The Telegram

Genetic disorder makes limbs go numb - The Telegram | Trisomy 18 | Scoop.it
Genetic disorder makes limbs go numb
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It's one of the results of a little-known and potentially deadly disease.
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Key role of protein in segregation of genetic material during cell division - Science Daily (press release)

Key role of protein in segregation of genetic material during cell division - Science Daily (press release) | Trisomy 18 | Scoop.it
Key role of protein in segregation of genetic material during cell division Science Daily (press release) The regulation of mitosis is particularly important to maintain chromosome stability : for example , the aneuploid tumor cells arise as a...
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Genetic disorder awareness group spreads the word - Jewish Chronicle

Genetic disorder awareness group spreads the word - Jewish Chronicle | Trisomy 18 | Scoop.it
Genetic disorder awareness group spreads the word
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The work of Jewish Genetic Disorders UK was explained to new supporters at a London dinner hosted by Ruth and Anthony Angel which raised £40,000 towards its screening programme.
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