Turner syndrome

Kameron Thayer, Mohamed Uddin

What is it

It is a disorder where people lose a X chromosome

What kind of disorder is it

Sex linked


webbed neck, delayed puberty, and average height of 4,8 or 4,9

Age of onset

Before birth


Females only


Plastic surgery on neck, hormone therapy

How does it affect a persons life

They don't enter puberty at normal age, shorter height, abnormal development of ovaries, and learning disability


There is not allot of research on turner syndrome although in the turner syndrome foundation they research on children and adults with the disorder
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