Prader-Willi Syndrome

Genetic Disorder

Genetic Transmission

Rare genetic disorder that occurs in the 15 chromosome. It causes a low musle tone and the constant urge of hunger.


How They live

They live normal lives but they have to go through being overweight but other then that they have completley normal lives


Chromosomes close up pictures

Facts

Facts

Often told as PWS. also a medical concern is morbid obesity and this disorder occurs in the 15 chromosome. People with PWS tend to pick at skin.


Signs

-Obesity


-Constant hunger

-damage to 15 chromosome

-Tend to pick at skin