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Charge Syndrome

                          

Charge Syndrome is diagnosed by the association of a group of developmental abnormalities. It is diagnosed by the presence of 4 out of seven of the problems below.

Colobomas and Cranial Nerves
Heart  Problems
Atresia of the choanae
Retardation of Growth / Development
G
enital and urinary abnormalities
E
ar and Hearing Abnormalities
 
 

 

 

Eighty percent of Charge syndrome patients  present with colobomas of the retina , choroid or optic nerve.

                                      

                                       
                                                                                                       


 

 

BulletCHARGE Syndrome CHARGE Syndrome Foundation, Inc. 2004 Parkade Boulevard Columbia, MO 65202-3121 CHARGE Association refers to children with a specific set of birth defects.


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