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  • Gene Causing Disease 
  • Regular X Chromosome
  • Fragile X Chromosome
  • Symptoms
  • Diagnosis
  • We have completed our tests and your son tested positive for Fragile X Syndrome.
  • Fragile X syndrome is inherited from the mother of the child, The FMR1 gene is located on the long arm of the X chromosome. 
  • Treatment
  • You might notice intellectual disabilities, ranging from mild to severe, ADD and hyperactivity, anxiety and unstable mood, autistic behaviors, such as hand-flapping and not making eye contact, sensory integration problems, such as hypersensitivity to loud noises or bright lights speech delay, with expressive language more severely affected than receptive language seizures (epilepsy) affect about 25% of people with Fragile X syndrome  
  • Possible cure / drugs?
  • Fragile X syndrome is a genetic condition that causes a range of developmental problems including learning disabilities and cognitive impairment. Usually, males are more severely affected by this disorder than females. Affected individuals usually have delayed development of speech and language by age 2. FXS can be diagnosed using a DNA blood test called the FMR1 DNA test. 
  • Prognosis
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