Fragile X Syndrome
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- Heart defects
- Kidney and eye defects
- Bleeding from abnormal blood vessels in the intestines
- Tall stature
- Low muscle tone
- Kidney problems
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- Reviewer: Kari Kassir, MD
- Review Date: 09/2012 -
- Update Date: 00/91/2012 -
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