|Trisomy 21 event was wonderful|
On Saturday, Oct. 5, I had the privilege of attending the 14th annual luncheon and auction for the Trisomy 21 Foundation of NNY (Celebrating Life With Down Syndrome) at the Ramada Inn. In addition, Dr. Brian Skotko, a board-certified medical geneticist ...
WatertownDailyTimes.com - Sun, 24 Nov 2013 01:56
|Longview couple thankful as daughter defies medical odds|
The three most widely known trisomies are Trisomy 13, 18 and 21. Trisomy 21 is also known as Down syndrome. Unlike Down syndrome, the issues caused by Trisomy 18 are associated with medical complications that are more potentially life-threatening.
Longview News-Journal - Thu, 28 Nov 2013 02:03
|Equine Genetic Disorders Reviewed|
What do sex-reversal syndrome, junctional epidermolysis bullosa, and autosomal trisomy have in common? They're all equine genetic diseases. But these conditions also have distinct differences that can help practitioners evaluate and diagnose suspect ...
TheHorse.com - Thu, 05 Dec 2013 05:05
|Aleisa Yusko writes about being thanful for her daughter Nora Rose in blog 'I ...|
Doctors voiced concern involving developmental complications with the child. After running a few tests, their concerns turned into Aleisa, her husband William and every expecting parent's worst nightmare. She had Edwards syndrome, also known as Trisomy ...
WCPO - Sat, 30 Nov 2013 17:30
|98% opt for abortions after positive prenatal test|
Of the 3,514 women who underwent the test from April to the end of September, 67, or 1.9 percent, received results that their fetuses were highly likely to be born with one of the following three chromosomal disorders: Down syndrome, Trisomy 13 and ...
The Japan News - Fri, 22 Nov 2013 11:00
|GoFundMe Thursday: Team Cayden|
When young Cayden Pichardo was born in 2007, he had already been diagnosed with Trisomy 18, a rare chromosomal disorder that is often terminal. His family would eventually find joy in a Florida organization that helped Cayden go to Disney World.
Patch.com - Wed, 04 Dec 2013 14:52
|Baby heartbreak for Derry mums|
Both Gemma Bradley, who is currently 31 weeks pregnant with her first baby, and Tina Donnell, have faced the devastating news of being told their babies have Trisomy 18, also known as Edwards Syndrome. Tina's baby boy Max died just 33 minutes after his ...
Derry Journal - Fri, 06 Dec 2013 04:22
|Latest blood test in PCPNDT Act purview|
"We don't want this test to be used as a method of gender selection. The aim is to offer the non-invasive blood test to predict the risk for chromosomal disorder like trisomy," said Anil Thatte of a Mumbai-based diagnostic firm. Trisomy is a ...
Times of India - Wed, 20 Nov 2013 15:55