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Description:This photograph depicts a newborn with the genetic disorder Down Syndrome, due to the presence of an extra 21st chromosome.
The estimated incidence of Down Syndrome is between 1:1,000 to 1:1,100 live births. Each year approximately 3,000 to 5,000 children are born with this chromosomal disorder.
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Content Providers(s):CDC/ Dr. Godfrey P. Oakley
Creation Date:1974
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Links:CDC – National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities: Down Syndrome
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Copyright Restrictions:None - This image is in the public domain and thus free of any copyright restrictions. As a matter of courtesy we request that the content provider be credited and notified in any public or private usage of this image.

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