A report of three patients with an interstitial deletion of chromosome 15q24.

@article{Cushman2005ARO,
  title={A report of three patients with an interstitial deletion of chromosome 15q24.},
  author={Lisa J Cushman and Wilfredo Torres-Martinez and Athena M Cherry and Melanie A. Manning and Omar Abdul-Rahman and Carol E. Anderson and Hope H. Punnett and Virginia Carol Thurston and Danielle Sweeney and Gail H. Vance},
  journal={American journal of medical genetics. Part A},
  year={2005},
  volume={137 1},
  pages={65-71}
}
Partial monosomy of the q2 region of chromosome 15 has been infrequently reported. Moreover, interstitial deletions involving 15q22-q24 have been described in only nine patients to date. The phenotype of these reported individuals is subject to the extent of the deletion but typically includes altered muscle tone and significant developmental delays. In addition, eye abnormalities, such as strabismus, microphthalmia, or colobomas, ear abnormalities including cleft earlobe and preauricular tags… CONTINUE READING