Mom holding 47xxy mosaic baby diagnosed by OBGYN

OBGYN Diagnosed Mosaic 47 xxy

Another wonderful story here.  May 8th, 2017 is a day I will never forget. It was the due date of a baby we never got to meet, and the same day I found out I was pregnant with my son. I was excited to tell my husband he was going to be a dad, as …

A human-friendly logo for a Project on Klinefelter Syndrome Awareness

Created By EMILIA LOUISA PUCCI UX, INTERACTION & WEARABLE TECHNOLOGY DESIGN Original Content Creator LIVING WITH XXY A human-friendly logo for a Project on Klinefelter Syndrome Awareness   GOAL For this project, I had to create a logo for Living with XXY, the life project of a dear friend, Ryan Bregante. His mission is to …

Husband with Klinefelter syndrome has Kids

Hope of fathering children snatched away at 20.

Original Article by Bourn Hall Fertility Clinic When Fraser was diagnosed with Klinefelter Syndrome, it was possible he would never become a dad. Thanks to sperm donation, he is now a father to three boys. At 20 Fraser felt he and his partner Nina were still too young to consider starting a family, but then …

Strong kid who is a super hero with 47 XXY

47 XXY Life WORTH Living

47 XXY  Positivity Jack’s Story Our son, Jack Ryan, was born in June 2018—weighing in at 9 lbs, 2 ounces with a full head of luscious hair, piercing blue eyes, and the most lovable lips. Immediately, he exhibited the sweetest demeanor. We were looking at perfection. Anyone who laid eyes on him couldn’t agree more. …

Klinefelter syndrome genotype baby

Klinefelter syndrome genotype

Another amazing story about a baby with Klinefelter syndrome here This is my 6-week-old son. He is a very happy and healthy baby that breastfeeds well, has great muscle tone and is extremely alert and interactive. He is just like any other 6-week-old and he has Klinefelter syndrome genotype. We first became aware of the …

The Havoc of an Undetected Extra Chromosome

By JANE E. BRODY AUG. 31, 2004  The New York Times 2004 Sam’s parents began to suspect something was not quite right when at age 2, their son still was not walking and he said nothing that made any sense. Laboratory and neurological tests showed no abnormalities. But a genetic test revealed that Sam’s cells contained an …

XXY males, Klinefelter

XXY Males – Klinefelter Syndrome

XXY Males – Klinefelter syndrome   HEALTH TOPIC BY GLENDA FAUNTLEROY DEC 2012 Although considered the most common chromosomal disorder in humans, the subtle symptoms of Klinefelter syndrome can result in a man living with the condition his entire life without ever being diagnosed. Klinefelter affects only males. Instead of having the usual XY chromosome …

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XXY Adult Matthew

XXY Adult Mathew My son Matthew is 26 years old and was diagnosed with Klinefelter syndrome when he was 14 years old.  I credit his pediatrician who thought that his enlarged breast tissue was something more than just puberty.  He sent us off to CHOP (Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia) where we received his diagnosis.  At …

XYY, Jacob's syndrome

XYY A Missed Diagnosis

XYY A Missed Diagnosis When asked the question, “Tell us about your son’s journey to a XYY diagnosis,” it almost seems like too much to put into words. Too much time, too many doctors, too many tests, too many feelings of failure as a mom … just too much. However, I think it is a …