DOWN SYNDROME DISORDER

BY LOGAN MARTIN, BRYLEE WEBB, AND OGECHI NJOKU

Down syndrome is a chromosomal disorder caused by an error in cell division that results in an extra 21st chromosome.

An abnormal characteristic of an extra copy of a 21st chromosome

the symtomes of down syndromes are Short stature, stocky legs and arms,etc.

There is no current cure for down syndrome.But there is corrective surgery to help some of these symptoms.


Down syndrome is a chromosomal disorder caused by an error in cell division that results in an extra 21st chromosome. Down syndrome is an abnormal characteristic of an extra copy of a 21st chromosome.There is no current cure for down syndrome. But there is corrective surgery to help some of these symptoms.Some features include: Eyes that have an upward slant, Low muscle masses, flat nose,large space between large and second toe. Their is a 50/50 % chance that their offspring will or will not  have down syndrome, it is more significant for women.






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