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velocardiofacial

Definitions

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  • adj. Exhibiting velar, facial and cardiac defects.

Etymologies

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velo- +‎ cardio- +‎ facial

Examples

  • The name velocardiofacial syndrome (VCFS) comes from the Latin words "velum" meaning palate, "cardia" meaning heart and "facies" having to do with the face.

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  • Chromosome 22q11. 2 deletion syndrome (DiGeorge and velocardiofacial syndromes).

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  • Biased T-cell receptor repertoires in patients with chromosome 22q11. 2 deletion syndrome (DiGeorge syndrome/velocardiofacial syndrome).

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  • JRA-like polyarthritis in chromosome 22q11. 2 deletion syndrome (DiGeorge anomalad/velocardiofacial syndrome/conotruncal anomaly face syndrome).

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  • Recurrent 22q11. 2 deletion in a sibship suggestive of parental germline mosaicism in velocardiofacial syndrome.

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  • Immunologic features of chromosome 22q11. 2 deletion syndrome (DiGeorge syndrome/velocardiofacial syndrome).

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  • Cerebellar atrophy in a patient with velocardiofacial syndrome.

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  • The chromosome 22q11. 2 deletion — a genetic disorder at the root of syndromes such as DiGeorge and velocardiofacial — may cause a variety of health problems, ranging from heart defects and cleft palate to feeding difficulties, immune problems, a unique pattern of learning disabilities and more.

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  • The 22q11. 2 deletion is the underlying cause of the medical problems associated with DiGeorge syndrome, velocardiofacial syndrome and conotruncal anomaly face syndrome, as well as some of the problems associated with Opitz G/BBB and Cayler cardiofacial syndromes.

    Velocardiofacial, conotruncal anomaly face and Opitz G/BBB syndromes

  • It also is known as DiGeorge syndrome, after the endocrinologist who first described four key features, and velocardiofacial syndrome, because of the heart/facial/oral/nasal cavity abnormalities.

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