chromosome study after D&C
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|Mon, 08-30-2010 - 11:53am|
I had my D&C on 8/11 and the doctor called today with the results of the chromosome study. I had a son. He had trisomy 13 (Patau's Syndrome). I feel dumbstruck to know these things.
Like I've mentioned before here, I am a college biology instructor. I teach my students about Patau's. Its the rarest of the non-gender based nondisjunction disorders. 80% do not survive to birth. From what I know about the disorder, its