Essays Tagged: "Klinefelter"

List of Genetic Disorders

Klinefelter's syndrome is a condition caused by a chromosome nondisjunction in males; affected indiv ...

(2 pages) 34 0 3.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Genetics & Genome Projects

Klinefelter's Syndrome

Klinefelter's SyndromeKlinefelter's syndrome, commonly known as "KS" is a genetic disorder that is o ... he fetus. However many affected males go undiagnosed and untreated. KS was first discovered by H.F. Klinefelter in 1942. This disease affects about one in one 450 males that are born. Klinefelter's s ... online communities and forums. (Bock 1993)Reference PageBock, Robert (August 1993). "Understanding Klinefelter Syndrome: A Guide for XXY Males and their Families" . NIH Pub. No. 93-3202 . Eunice Kenn ...

(2 pages) 1 0 0.0 Jul/2014

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology