Victoria S Hennessy

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Familial mosaicism has rarely been reported either for autosomes or sex chromosomes. Its recognition poses problems in prognosis, especially in prenatal diagnosis. Three generations of females showed sex chromosomal mosaicism with 3-4 cell lines, the diploid predominant. Phenotypic effect, if any, appeared limited to reduced fertility. The proposita,(More)
Familial mosaicism has rarely been reported. Its recognition poses problems in prognosis, especially prenatally.A 36-year-old white woman, gravida 1, following Clomid stimulation had an amniocentesis at 19 weeks. Of 65 spreads, 82% were 45,X and 18% 46,XX. A second amniocentesis 3 weeks later showed 73% 45,X and 27% 46,XX in 37 spreads. Thorough genetic(More)
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