Edwards Syndrome

Everything about Edwards Syndrome

What is it and what are the symptoms?

Edwards Syndrome is when a baby is born under wait. Symptoms are small and frail, also cleft palate, small head, small jaw, weak cry, and etc.

Is it life threatening, when do you experience the symptoms, what age do the symptoms show?

Edwards Syndrome is life threatening, yet babies experience the syndrome show early in life. The symptoms show up when the babies are born.

How do babies get Edwards Syndrome, is it mutation or genetically inherited, what is its karyotype?

Babies get Edwards Syndrome by an error in a cell, it is mutation, and its karyotype has one extra 18th chromosome.