Mortality in Patients with Klinefelter Syndrome in Britain: A Cohort Study

Photo Credit: Martin Adams 47XXY also known as Klinefelter's Syndrome is a numerical chromosome variation, characterised by the presence of one or more extra X chromosomes. It occurs in about 1.5 per 1000 of the male population. The clinical syndrome was initially described in 1942, and the chromosome constitution was discovered in 1959. Characteristically, the … Continue reading Mortality in Patients with Klinefelter Syndrome in Britain: A Cohort Study

Things We Would Like Others To Know About Us

If you are a Doctor; and consider yourself to be an expert in all things XXY, then you will never learn anything about us. Adult XXY's often have adversarial relationships with physicians. If you have a patient like that, don't take it personally, it's probably because the medical community has treated us so badly for … Continue reading Things We Would Like Others To Know About Us