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Holt-Oram syndrome

Other Names for this Disease
  • Atrio digital syndrome
  • Atriodigital dysplasia
  • Cardiac-limb syndrome
  • Heart-hand syndrome
  • Heart-hand syndrome, type 1
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  • During a recent meeting with a geneticist regarding my youngest son, my two boys and I were diagnosed with Holt-Oram syndrome. Why is my youngest son affected much worse than myself and my oldest son? Why, after 24 years, was I just diagnosed? I have been to doctors all my life. Also, what can I do to get the help needed to improve the well being of my boys and myself? Click here for answer

  • I would like to know if heart-hand syndrome is associated with mental retardation. What is the normal lifespan of people with this condition? Click here for answer