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Fragile X syndrome

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Fragile X Syndrome

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Fragile X Syndrome - causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

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DNA and FRAGILE X SYNDROME (Research)

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Genetics of Fragile X Syndrome

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Fragile X syndrome

Fragile X syndrome (FXS) is a genetic disorder. Symptoms often include mild to moderate intellectual disability. Physical features may include a long and narrow face, large ears, flexible fingers, and large testicles. About a third of those affected have features of autism such as problems with social interactions and delayed speech. Hyperactivity is common and seizures occur in about 10%. Males are usually more affected than females.