Klinefelter syndrome

Klinefelter syndrome

Monday, April 19, 2010

Interesting facts about Turner syndrome

Do you know what is the average heigh of a Turner sydrome female? The average height of an untreated woman with Turner syndrome is 4 feet 8 inches.A female fetus (normally XX) can survive with only one X chromosome, but a male fetus (normally XY) could not survive with only one Y chromosome. That's why Turner syndrome only affect female.

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