When Feeding Difficulties Are due to Genetics

  title={When Feeding Difficulties Are due to Genetics},
  author={Laura Travan and Maria Santa Rocca and Francesca Buonomo and Lisa Cleva and Vanna Pecile and Angela De Cunto},
  booktitle={Journal of investigative medicine high impact case reports},
Chromosomal abnormalities may cause growth failure before or since birth. 9q duplication is reported as a cause of intrauterine growth restriction, mild dysmporphism, and intellectual disabilities. We report a case of a maternally inherited 9q21.31q21.33 duplication causing prenatal and postnatal growth restriction with feeding refusal and mild facial dysmorphisms, prenatally diagnosed by single-nucleotide polymorphism array analysis. Hypothesis of the possible pathogenic mechanisms are… CONTINUE READING


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