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Patau's syndrome

Saltos de línea: Patau's syn|drome
Pronunciación: /ˈpataʊz
 
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Definición de Patau's syndrome en inglés:

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[mass noun] Medicine
A congenital disorder in which there are three copies of chromosome 13, 14, or 15 instead of the usual two. This results in brain, heart, and kidney defects which are usually fatal soon after birth.
Example sentences
  • Patau's Syndrome can be overwhelming for most parents in the early stages of this diagnosis.
  • In a case where a fetus is diagnosed with Patau's Syndrome, do both parents have to have the genetic gene?

Origen

1960s: named after Klaus Patau, 20th-century German physician.

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