Loading...
  • gene
  • Infants with CHARGE syndrome (CHD7 gene) and infants of diabetic mothers also may present with DGS. (aaaai.org)
  • Autism
  • Zynerba also said it initiated a study for Zygel administered to children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorder, and plans to initiate a study for Zygel in DiGeorge syndrome in the second quarter of 2019. (benzinga.com)
  • Between 30 and 40 percent of individuals with the syndrome are diagnosed with a disorder on the autism spectrum, and between 25 and 30 percent are diagnosed with a psychotic disorder. (disabled-world.com)
  • manifestations
  • In addition to physical manifestations, DiGeorge syndrome is associated with a high prevalence of psychiatric disorders, such as intellectual disability, schizophrenia and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. (springermedizin.at)
  • causes
  • This logically implies that there are other causes for classic "DiGeorge Syndrome", and in fact, diabetic embryopathy, unbalanced karyotypes, fetal cocaine or alcohol exposure, VACTERL association, CHARGE Syndrome, and point mutations in TBX1, have all been attributed as other causes. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • infection
  • The patient came into the ED with sepsis syndrome, right upper quadrant and epigastric pain and no obvious source of infection. (bmj.com)
  • mutations
  • Although DGS may be inherited (in a dominant fashion, so if either parent has it there is a 50 percent chance the child will inherit it), over 90 percent of cases are due to spontaneous mutations, so this syndrome may affect any baby, even if there is no family history of it. (tauntongazette.com)