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22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome

22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome is categorized as a rare disease. 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome is a genetic disorder caused by the deletion of a small segment of the long arm of chromosome 22. Opposite of a chromosome duplication. This disease is the result of a loss or a mutation of genetic material of a chromosome. 22q11.2 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 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome are discussed (discussions about treatments, medications, pathology, signs, symptoms of 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome, etc...).
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