Tissue specific mosaicism of trisomy 9 in a patient with severe torsion scoliosis: We report on a female patient who had mosaic trisomy 9, presenting with severe scoliosis and mental retardation. Scoliosis is seldom reported in patients with mosaic trisomy 9 syndrome. FISH studies in our proband detected no trisomic cell line in the paravertebral muscle.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|State||Published - Dec 1 2002|
- Mosaic trisomy 9
- Scoliosis, Mental retardation
- Tissue specific mosaicism
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