European Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 140, Issue 1, pp 57–59 | Cite as

21-Monosomy in a liveborn male infant

  • R. Herva
  • M. Koivisto
  • U. Seppänen
Case Reports


A male infant with full 21-monosomy was identified by chromosome investigation. Clinical resemblance to the three former cases was obvious. Radiologic investigation showed unusual skeletal findings.

Key words

21-Monosomy Chromosome abnormality Malformations 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Herva
    • 1
  • M. Koivisto
    • 2
  • U. Seppänen
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of PathologyUniversity of OuluOulu 22Finland
  2. 2.Department of PediatricsUniversity of OuluOulu 22Finland
  3. 3.Department of RadiologyUniversity of OuluOulu 22Finland

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