Monosomy 5p

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Synonyms: Cri du chat syndrome | Deletion 5p

A rare developmental defect during embryogenesis resulting from partial or total deletion of the short arm of chromosome 5 classically characterized by a high-pitched monotone cat-like cry (cri du chat) present since birth associated with varying degrees of intellectual disability developmental delay microcephaly and facial dysmorphism.

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Advocacy Organizations

5p- Society

Women Viva Foundation is a Non- Governmental Organization Registered in Tanzania under Ministry of Community Development, Gender, Women and Special Group with Registration number 00NGO/R/3419 works to increase opportunities and build the protective and productive assets of vulnerable children, youth and adults from socio-economically disadvantaged households in North Western Tanzania. With a stron

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