Symptoms are the result of problems in the genetic structure of a baby’s chromosomes, the “packages” of genes and other DNA found in the nucleus of a cell.
There are many different types of syndromes that are the result of a chromosomal abnormality, and each has its own specific symptoms. However, most children with chromosomal abnormalities have
, learning disabilities, or behavioral problems.
Another symptom of chromosomal abnormality in a couple attempting to conceive is at least two spontaneous abortions. Talk to your healthcare provider about conducting an investigation of your chromosomes. This investigation comes back normal 95% of the time. If the results are not normal, you and your partner should meet with a human geneticist since this is an ever changing field.
Please be aware that this information is provided to supplement the care
provided by your physician. It is neither intended nor implied to be a
substitute for professional medical advice. CALL YOUR HEALTHCARE PROVIDER
IMMEDIATELY IF YOU THINK YOU MAY HAVE A MEDICAL EMERGENCY. Always seek the
advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to
starting any new treatment or with any questions you may have regarding a