Synonyms: Duplication 5p | Duplication of the short arm of chromosome 5 | Trisomy of the short arm of chromosome 5
Trisomy 5p is a chromosomal abnormality resulting from the duplication of a segment of variable size of the short arm of chromosome 5 which usually involves the distal band 5p15. The clinical presentation is variable but is always associated with severe intellectual deficit.
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