Paula and Bobby
Parents of Lillie
Chromosome 12 - Paternal Disomy
What is Chromosome 12 - Paternal Disomy?
Chromosome 12 - Paternal Disomy is a rare disease.
There are currently no additional known synonyms for this rare genetic disease.
Paternal UPD 12 has not been reported.
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What gene changes cause Chromosome 12 - Paternal Disomy?
The syndrome is inherited in the following inheritance pattern/s:
Disomy - Normally we inherit one copy of each chromosome pair from each biological parent. In the case of disomy, both copies of the chromosome pair are received from one parent and none from the other. This is also often known as uniparental disomy. With most genes, this is not an issue, and will not cause any medical or health issues. However when specific genes are concerned, issues with genomic imprinting can cause specific genetic syndromes.
In some cases, a genetic syndrome may be the result of a de-novo mutation and the first case in a family. In this case, this is a new gene mutation that occurs during the reproductive process.
The syndrome can be caused by mutations in the following gene/s location/s:
What are the main symptoms of Chromosome 12 - Paternal Disomy?
The typical symptoms of the syndrome are:
How does someone get tested for Chromosome 12 - Paternal Disomy?
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Based on this clinical consultation with a geneticist, the different options for genetic testing will be shared and consent will be sought for further testing.
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