These 10 Genetic Disorders Are Distressing and Disturbing

Nov 17, 2016

Changes in the genetic sequence called the Mutation. If any of these 10 genetic mutations occurs, stays for life time. The people who are effected with these diseases have to battle with them, it is heartbreaking and incredibly hard to face.

1. Progeria Syndrome.

This disease is known as Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria syndrome. In this disease, children have slow bone growth and excessive hair loss. Doctors usually find out about this syndrome within the first two years.

2. Werewolf syndrome.

Werewolf syndrome.
This disease is known as Hypertrichosis. In this particular syndrome, there is an abnormal amount of hair growth over the body including face. It is not very common though, happens in one out of a billion people.

3. Lobster claw hand.

Lobster claw hand.
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This syndrome is known as Ectrodactyly and is a limb malformation. It is definitely scary and heartbreaking for the parents but with the help of prosthetics, a lot can be done.

4. Face syndrome (Treacher Collin).

This is face related disease that slows down the growth of bones and muscles. It is also known as mandibulofacial dysostosis.
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