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Measurement of the alpha-fetoprotein (AFP) level Prognosis from either maternal blood or amniotic fluid may help to detect an encephalocele (although most encephaloceles The prognosis for MGS is quite poor generic viagra sublingual 100mg amex. Those that are born living usu- measured in amniotic fluid after about 12 weeks of preg- ally die shortly after birth in the first hours discount 100mg viagra sublingual fast delivery, days, or nancy and in maternal blood after about 15 weeks of weeks of life. AFP elevation in either test increases the (underdeveloped lungs), infection (opening in the skull), chance of an encephalocele or other abnormality in the or organ failure (decreased function of kidneys and liver). MGS is variable and there have been a couple reports of 728 GALE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF GENETIC DISORDERS infants with milder symptoms living longer. One infant for normal growth and development, inhibits the work of with MGS lived until four months of age. The clinical signs and to seven months of age after surgical repair of a small symptoms of Menkes syndrome are a direct result of encephalocele. These two case reports show that longer Approximately 90–95% of patients with Menkes survival is rare but possible because of the variable syndrome have a severe clinical course. The mildest Resources presentation is now known as occipital horn syndrome PERIODICALS (OHS), which is allelic to Menkes syndrome: both con- Salonen, R. Mutations responsible for OHS primarily cause connec- ORGANIZATIONS tive tissue abnormalities and have significantly milder Meckel-Gruber Syndrome Foundation. Amie Stanley, MS Genetic profile Mediterranean anemia see Menkes syndrome is an X-linked recessive condi- Beta-thalassemia tion. The gene, which was identified in 1992, is located on the long arm of the X chromosome at band 13. It is extremely unusual for a female (with two MCAD deficiency X chromosomes in her cells) to be affected, although it has been reported. Males, who have only one X chromo- Melnick-Fraser syndrome see some, make up the overwhelming majority of patients. There is usu- ally a negative family history, or no other affected male family members. Definition On the other hand, the remaining two-thirds of Menkes syndrome is a sex-linked recessive condi- affected males are born to carrier mothers. Often, there is tion characterized by seizures and neurological deteriora- a family history of one or more affected male relatives (e.