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13q Deletion Syndrome

13q Deletion Syndrome is categorized as a rare disease. 13q Deletion Syndrome is a rare chromosomal disorder caused by the deletion of the long arm of the 13th chromosome. Opposite of a chromosome duplication. This disease is the result of a loss or a mutation of genetic material of a chromosome. 13q Deletion Syndrome as a syndrome, reflects a set of signs and symptoms that in most cases occur together and which indicates increased chances of developing a particular disease or already the presence of it. If you suffer from a rare disease like this one, if you want to know more information about this illness, you want to share your problems or you seek for support, check our dedicated forum about rare diseases where issues about 13q Deletion Syndrome are discussed (discussions about treatments, medications, pathology, signs, symptoms of 13q Deletion Syndrome, etc...).
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