Down Syndrome (Trisomy 21)
Biology research project
Down syndrome is a chromosomal condition related to chromosome 21. It affects 1 in 800 to 1 in 1000 live born infants. Usually affects the whole body, and chromosomes.
Down syndrome patients usually have trouble learning, mental retardation, a characteristic facial appearance and poor muscle tone in infancy.
How the disorder is treated
There is not a treatment for down syndrome, they can receive help from a health care team. All professionals who interact with children with down syndrome should provide stimulation and encouragement.
How the disorder is diagnosed
Health care professionals can check for down syndrome during pregnancy or after the child is born. There are two types of tests for down syndrome during pregnancy, a prenatal screening test and a prenatal diagnostic test.
Application of research
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