Chromosome 22 Trisomy Mosaic

Common Name(s)

Chromosome 22 Trisomy Mosaic, Mosaic Trisomy 22

Mosaic trisomy 22 is a chromosome disorder in which chromosome 22 is present three times, instead of the usual two times, in some cells of the body. The range and severity of the disorder can vary widely. Some of the features that have been associated with this condition include growth delays, cognitive deficiencies, unequal development of the two sides of the body (hemidystrophy), webbing of the neck, abnormal deviation of the elbows when extended (cubitus valgus), multiple pigmented moles or birthmarks, distinctive malformations of the head and face, and other physical abnormalities. A number of cases of children with mosaic trisomy 22 and normal growth and development have also been described.
 

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Chromosome 22 Trisomy Mosaic" for support, advocacy or research.

Chromosome 22 Central

Our mission is to provide support and information to families or individuals affected by disorders of chromosome 22.

Last Updated: 11 May 2014

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Hope for Trisomy 13 and 18

OUR MISSION The mission of Hope For Trisomy is to 1) FUND RESEARCH for rare trisomies and related chromosome disorders; 2) PROMOTE EDUCATION by developing programs that educate parents of children with Trisomy about options available to their child and teach them how to advocate for their child to receive all available treatment; 3) RAISE AWARENESS by creating and contributing to materials, literature, workshops, seminars, and conferences to educate the medical health professionals, the parents, and the public about Trisomy, so they have accurate and current information and resources available

Last Updated: 7 Aug 2013

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Following organizations serve the condition "Chromosome 22 Trisomy Mosaic" for support, advocacy or research.

Chromosome 22 Central

Our mission is to provide support and information to families or individuals affected by disorders of chromosome 22.

http://www.c22c.org

Last Updated: 11 May 2014

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Hope for Trisomy 13 and 18

OUR MISSION The mission of Hope For Trisomy is to 1) FUND RESEARCH for rare trisomies and related chromosome disorders; 2) PROMOTE EDUCATION by developing programs that educate parents of children with Trisomy about options available to their child and teach them how to advocate for their child to receive all available treatment; 3) RAISE AWARENESS by creating and contributing to materials, literature, workshops, seminars, and conferences to educate the medical health professionals, the parents, and the public about Trisomy, so they have accurate and current information and resources available

http://www.hopefortrisomy13and18.org

Last Updated: 7 Aug 2013

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