Turner Syndrome

By: Akenya Harris

1. Genetic condition in which a female does not have the usual pair of two x chromosomes

2. Usually not inherited in families

3. Random error during formation of either the eggs or sperm

4. X chromosomes are missing or incomplete

5. Cannot reproduce because they don't have XX chromosome

Causes: unknown

Detection: Ultra Sound

Treatment: Estrogen Replacement Therapy (ERT)

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