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9p13 microdeletion syndrome

Disease definition

9p13 microdeletion syndrome is a rare chromosomal anomaly syndrome, resulting from a partial interstitial deletion of the short arm of chromosome 9, characterized by mild to moderate developmental delay, hand tremors, myoclonic jerks, attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder and a social personality. Patients also present bruxism, short stature and minor facial dysmorphic features (e.g., bilateral epicantic folds, broad, flat nasal bridge, anteverted nares, low-set ears micro/retro-gnathia).


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Del(9)(p13)
    • Monosomy 9p13
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: Not applicable or Unknown 
  • Age of onset: Infancy, Neonatal
  • ICD-10: Q93.5
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: -
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -

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