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My grand baby has a duplication of 17q12 chromosome

my 15mo grand baby has a duplication of 17q12 chromosome what developmental delays should we continue to expect she is not walking and not eating solids also not talking
Asked On : Wed, 29 Jun 2011
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welcome to HCM
thanks for the query
17q12 duplication may be associated with autism, mental retardation, epilepsy and/or schizophrenia ,Esophageal atresia.
so its better to consult your pediatrician with thorough evaluation
wish you a good day,take care

Answered: Thu, 30 Jun 2011
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