Is Arthrogryposis hereditary?

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Is Arthrogryposis hereditary?
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yes it can be. Many syndromes are linked to heredity and genetically predisposed. However, there are some that are not. I recently learned that Zika virus has been linked to AMC as well. There are many syndromes.

Posted Oct 28, 2017 by Lisa 600

Is Arthrogryposis hereditary?

Arthrogryposis life expectancy

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Is Arthrogryposis contagious?

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ICD9 and ICD10 codes of Arthrogryposis

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Natural treatment of Arthrogryposis

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History of Arthrogryposis

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Stories of Arthrogryposis

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Hello my name is Ron I am 51 years old. I have had 49 operations the last one 6 months ago and I love life. I was never supposed to walk run or go to school much less be able to put a sentence together. When I was born I was breech I had half a skull...
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_Hi! My daughter, Isabella, born 2-17-12 has AMC Amyoplasia. She is affected in her left arm, wrist and fingers. Also she is affected in her left foot which is club foot. At 12 months old she went thru 3 weeks of serial casting to correct her club fo...
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I don't have the condition  our 5 year old grandson (Max) had it  So proud of him and his parents. And all others we have become friends with that have some tyre of the condition 
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_My name is Jessica, I was b__orn in a small town named Shelton, Washington to parents whom were told I had Arthrogryposis and that I would never walk or talk and that they should just place me in a home and forget about me because I would never amo...
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Yes I was born with arthrogryposis in 1967. Back then they put people in state institutions that would like me cuz they did not understand that we were not disabled in  in our brain. My mother said no. I stayed and Shriners Hospital in Missouri for ...

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