The case of a 10-year-old boy with fetal alcohol syndrome is described. No hormonal abnormality was found. Chromosomal studies from lymphocyte cultures showed a deletion of the heterochromatic portion of the long arm of the Y chromosome: 46,X,del (Y) (pter ← q11). The same chromosomal abnormality was present in his father.
|Translated title of the contribution||Yq deletion in fetal alcohol syndrome|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Annales de Pediatrie|
|Publication status||Published - 1982|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health