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Down syndrome

Down syndrome

(Science: radiology) trisomy 21, mongolism, atlantoaxial subluxation, wormian bones, absent/small paranasal sinuses, endocardial cushion (av canal) defects, aberrant right subclavian artery, 2 ossification centres for manubrium (90%), 11 or 13 ribs, duodenal atresia / stenosis, tracheo-oesophageal fistula, Hirschsprung disease


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Hyperadrenergic POTS

... What's POTS?" Let me explain. I have Hyperadrenergic POTS, so feel free to ask any questions. POTS (Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome) is when a person’s heart rate speeds up 30 beats per minute or more without much change in blood pressure on standing, people may have orthostatic ...

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by rmorrison
Wed Mar 19, 2014 5:38 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Hyperadrenergic POTS
Replies: 0
Views: 43

Turner Syndrome and X chromosomes

... have the paternal x chromosome bunched up. Essentially, only one is in use at any given time, right? I asked how this affects females with Turner Syndrome and was told there is no such thing. :evil: :shock: :( (yes this is a professor in a university) So why do females with Turner syndrome have ...

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by ofekistit
Sun Nov 17, 2013 3:33 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Turner Syndrome and X chromosomes
Replies: 1
Views: 561

Re: Vagus Nerve

katrina - i think you should look into POTS - postural orthostatic tachacardia syndrome. the symptoms sound somewhat like what my daughter experiences. good luck!

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by kgaddi7
Thu Jan 24, 2013 3:07 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Vagus Nerve
Replies: 19
Views: 160724

Sound and how the brain reacts to it

... watching someone clean or having someone do something FOR me, in a gentle manner of course, a friend of mine long-ago dubbed it "The Princess Syndrome." Then he asked if I make my husband put on a French maid outfit to clean the house. Hahaha! I had to explain how it really is NOT sexual ...

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by Snoozin
Thu Dec 13, 2012 2:57 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sound and how the brain reacts to it
Replies: 88
Views: 117003

Re: aneuploidy and polyploidy

... errors, mitosis separation failures in early embryos). Plus there are a whole range of syndromes associated with each of these types (i.e. Jacob Syndrome is an aneuploid condition in the sex chromosomes where there is an extra y chromosome- that is, the male has the sex chromosomes: XYY. This ...

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by carmodyf
Thu Oct 11, 2012 4:36 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: aneuploidy and polyploidy
Replies: 2
Views: 3409
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