2q23.1 microduplication syndrome
Synonyms: Dup(2)(q23.1) | Trisomy 2q23.1
2q23.1 microduplication syndrome is a rare chromosomal anomaly syndrome resulting from the partial duplication of the long arm of chromosome 2 primarily characterized by global developmental delay hypotonia autistic-like features and behavioural problems. Craniofacial dysmorphism (arched eyebrows hypertelorism bilateral ptosis prominent nose wide mouth micro/retrognathia) and an affable personality are also commonly associated. Minor digital anomalies (fifth finger clinodactyly and large broad first toe) have occasionally been reported.
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