A New Look at XXYY Syndrome: Medical and Psychological Features

//A New Look at XXYY Syndrome: Medical and Psychological Features

A New Look at XXYY Syndrome: Medical and Psychological Features

Authors: Nicole Tartaglia, Shanlee Davis, Alison Hench, Sheela Nimishakavi, Renee Beauregard, Ann Reynolds, Laura Fenton, Lindsey Albrecht, Judith Ross, Jeannie Visootsak, Robin Hansen, and Randi Hagerman

Date of Publication: March 2008

“XXYY syndrome occurs in approximately 1:18,000–1:40,000 males. Although the physical phenotype is similar to 47,XXY (tall stature, hypergonadotropic hypogonadism, and infertility), XXYY is associated with additional medical problems and more significant neurodevelopmental and psychological features.”

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2018-02-06T12:57:31+00:00Categories: 48,XXYY|