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Edwards syndrome, also known as trisomy 18, is a genetic disorder caused by the presence of all, or part of a third copy of chromosome 18. Many parts of the ...

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Sep 19, 2017 ... Trisomy 18, also called Edwards syndrome, is a chromosomal condition associated with abnormalities in many parts of the body. Individuals ...

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Sep 7, 2017 ... Edwards' syndrome, also known as trisomy 18, is a serious genetic condition caused by an additional copy of chromosome 18 in some or all of ...

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Oct 26, 2016 ... This photo shows the hands of a fetus with trisomy 18 (Edwards syndrome). Note that hands typically present with overlapping digits, in which ...

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Jul 16, 2017 ... It's also called Edwards syndrome, after the doctor who first described it. Chromosomes are the threadlike structures in cells that hold genes.

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Information for parents about trisomy 18, a rare genetic condition that causes developmental delay and affects many different organ systems.

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Trisomy 18, also known as Edwards syndrome, is the second most common trisomy behind trisomy 21 (Down syndrome). It occurs in 1 in 5,000 live births and it ...

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Edwards' syndrome is caused by an extra copy of chromosome 18. For this reason, it is also called trisomy 18 syndrome. The extra chromosome is lethal for  ...

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Definition. Edwards' syndrome is caused by an extra (third) copy of chromosome 18. The extra chromosome is lethal for most babies born with this condition.