Trisomy 5p. A case report and review

Ann Genet. Jul-Dec 2000;43(3-4):143-5. doi: 10.1016/s0003-3995(00)01030-3.


Trisomy 5p is a clinically discernable syndrome with characteristic clinical features. To date more than 40 patients with trisomy for various regions of short arm of chromosome 5 have been reported. Here we report a case with complete trisomy 5p and present a review of the literature.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Abnormalities, Multiple / genetics*
  • Chromosome Mapping
  • Chromosomes, Human, Pair 5*
  • Humans
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Karyotyping
  • Male
  • Trisomy*