Fragile X Syndrome

By; Storm Phillips

Facts & Theriys

Fragile X Syndrome received its name from the Chromosomes broken appearance of an X in those who have the disorder. The break is were the fragile X gene, FMR1, is found.

Symptoms Of Fragile X

Those with Fragile X are mentally disabled with problems varying from slight learning disability to severe mental impairment. Some are Hyperactive and Hypersensitive to outside stimuli and have a hard time focusing. Physically, a Fragile X Individual may have large nose, ears, forehead, a narrow face, loos joints, and enlarged testicles.