By: Gracie Seiler and Casey Nickol
- Some of the effects of Noonan Syndrome is deformity of the elbow, undersized jaw, webbing on the neck, and unusual body characteristics.
- Jacqueline Noonan did research on this disease and the name Noonan Syndrome came after Jacqueline Noonan.
- The genotype is inherited dominant from one infected parent to the child.
- This syndrome can affect your circulatory, skeletal, and other systems. This disease also affects the heart, facial features, musculoskeletal system, kidneys, spleen and liver.
- Some are able to be treated with growth hormone treatment.
- Happens 1 in 1000 to 1 in 2500 in child births.
- Most people affected with Noonan syndrome have a normal education and can learn as well as non-affected people.