Turner's syndrome

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Turner's syndrome

[′tər·nərz ‚sin‚drōm]
(medicine)
A sex aberration in humans in which the chromosome complement includes only one sex chromosome, an X.
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Long's three-year-old daughter was diagnosed with Turner Syndrome, a chromosomal condition, although not generally inherited, that affects females and both their physical and emotional health.
The cardinal features of Turner syndrome are short stature and gonadal dysgenesis, other commonly associated morphologic defects include webbed neck, widely spaced nipples with shield chest, high arched palate, low posterior hairline, short fourth metacarpal, low set ears, peripheral lymphedoema and scoliosis.
In its 2012 guidelines, the society identified Turner syndrome as a relative contraindication to pregnancy and an absolute contraindication in those with documented cardiac anomalies.
Visuospatial skills and their association with math performance in girls with fragile X or Turner syndrome.
Influence of X Chromosome and Hormones on Human Brain Development: A Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Proton Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy Study of Turner Syndrome.
Tipos de indicacion: Acciones e inconvenientes [Pubertal induction Turner syndrome.
KEY WORDS: Growth hormone Turner syndrome Carbohydrate metabolism Lipid metabolism Protein metabolism.
The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of physical activity and physical exercise within the activity counseling in a patient suffering Turner syndrome dysmetabolic.