• Cri du chat - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

      en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cri_du_chat Cri du chat syndrome, also known as chromosome 5p deletion syndrome, 5p− (said minus) syndrome or Lejeune’s syndrome, is a rare genetic disorder due to a missing ...
    • Cri du Chat syndrome - PubMed Central (PMC)

      www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1574300 The Cri du Chat syndrome (CdCS) is a genetic disease resulting from a deletion of variable size occurring on the short arm of chromosome 5 (5p-).
    • Cri-du-Chat Syndrome - Learn Genetics

      learn.genetics.utah.edu/content/disorders/chromosomal/cdc The geneticist Jerome Lejeune identified cri-du-chat syndrome in 1963. He also discovered the genetic abnormality that causes Down syndrome.
    • Cri du chat syndrome: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

      www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/001593.htm Cri du chat syndrome is rare. It is caused by a missing piece of chromosome 5. Most cases are believed to occur during the development of the egg or sperm.
    • Cri du chat syndrome | Disease | Overview | Genetic and Rare ...

      rarediseases.info.nih.gov/gard/6213/cri-du-chat-syndrome/resources/1 A collection of disease information resources and questions answered by our Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Specialists for Cri du chat syndrome
    • Cri Du Chat :: About

      www.criduchat.org/index.php/about What is Cri du Chat Syndrome? In 1963, a French geneticist, Jerome Lejeune, recognized several patients that had similar characteristics, one of which was a high ...
    • Cri Du Chat Syndrome - The New York Times

      www.nytimes.com/health/guides/disease/cri-du-chat-syndrome/overview.html Cri du chat syndrome is a group of symptoms that result from missing a piece of chromosome number 5. The syndrome’s name is based on the infant’s cry, which is ...