Klinefelter syndrome

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Klinefelter syndrome
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Specialty Medical genetics
ICD-10 Q98.0-Q98.4
ICD-9-CM 758.7
MedlinePlus 000382
eMedicine ped/1252
Patient UK Klinefelter syndrome
MeSH D007713

Klinefelter syndrome or Klinefelter's syndrome (KS) (/ˈklnfɛltər/) an aa kent as 47,XXY or XXY, is the set o symptoms that result frae twa or mair X chromosome in males.[1] The primary featur is sterility.[1] Eften symptoms mey be subtle an mony fowk dae nae realize thay are affectit. Sometimes symptoms are mair prominent an mey include weaker muscles, greater hicht, puir coordination, less body hair, smawer genitals, breast growth, an less interest in sex.[2] Eften it is anly at puberty that these symptoms are noticed.[3]

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