Definición de Patau's syndrome en inglés:

Patau's syndrome

Saltos de línea: Patau's syn|drome
Pronunciación: /ˈpataʊz


[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.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • 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?


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

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Pronunciación: ˈdɪs(ə)nənt
lacking harmony