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Descriptor English:   Cri-du-Chat Syndrome 
Descriptor Spanish:   Síndrome del Maullido del Gato 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Síndrome do Miado do Gato 
Synonyms English:   5p Minus Syndrome
5p- Syndrome
Cat Cry Syndrome
Chromosome 5 Short Arm Deletion Syndrome
Chromosome 5p Deletion Syndrome
Crying Cat Syndrome
Deletion of Short Arm of Chromosome 5 Syndrome
5p Deletion Syndromes
5p Minus Syndromes
5p Syndrome
5p- Syndrome, Chromosome
5p- Syndromes
5p- Syndromes, Chromosome
Cat Cry Syndromes
Chromosome 5p- Syndromes
Cri du Chat Syndrome
Cri-du-Chat Syndromes
Crying Cat Syndromes
Deletion Syndrome, 5p
Deletion Syndromes, 5p
Minus Syndrome, 5p
Minus Syndromes, 5p
Syndrome, 5p Deletion
Syndrome, 5p Minus
Syndrome, 5p-
Syndrome, Cat Cry
Syndrome, Chromosome 5p-
Syndrome, Cri-du-Chat
Syndrome, Crying Cat
Syndromes, 5p Deletion
Syndromes, 5p Minus
Syndromes, Cat Cry
Syndromes, Chromosome 5p-
Syndromes, Cri-du-Chat
Syndromes, Crying Cat
Chromosome 5p- Syndrome
5p Deletion Syndrome  
Tree Number:   C10.597.606.643.180
Definition English:   An infantile syndrome characterized by a cat-like cry, failure to thrive, microcephaly, MENTAL RETARDATION, spastic quadriparesis, micro- and retrognathia, glossoptosis, bilateral epicanthus, hypertelorism, and tiny external genitalia. It is caused by a deletion of the short arm of chromosome 5 (5p-). 
See Related English:   Intellectual Disability
History Note English:   1977; use CRYING CAT SYNDROME 1964-1976 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications DI diagnosis
DG diagnostic imaging DH diet therapy
DT drug therapy EC economics
EM embryology EN enzymology
EP epidemiology EH ethnology
ET etiology GE genetics
HI history IM immunology
ME metabolism MI microbiology
MO mortality NU nursing
PS parasitology PA pathology
PP physiopathology PC prevention & control
PX psychology RT radiotherapy
RH rehabilitation SU surgery
TH therapy UR urine
VE veterinary VI virology
Record Number:   3428 
Unique Identifier:   D003410 

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