Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

Overview Incidence Symptoms Evaluation Treatment Underlying Cause Genetics

Fragile X Syndrome Incidence

Facts about fragile X syndrome:

  • Males are more severely affected than females.
  • Fragile X syndrome is the most common form of inherited mental retardation.

Continue to Fragile X Syndrome Symptoms

Last Updated: Mar 18, 2009 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
Copyright DSHI Systems, Inc. Powered by: FreeMD - Your Virtual Doctor

PubMed Fragile X Syndrome References
  1. Dolen G, Bear MF. Courting a cure for fragile X. Neuron. 2005 Mar 3;45(5):642-4. [15748838]
  2. Wattendorf DJ, Muenke M. Diagnosis and management of fragile X syndrome. Am Fam Physician. 2005 Jul 1;72(1):111-3. [16035691]
FreeMD is provided for information purposes only and should not be used as a substitute for evaluation and treatment by a physician. Please review our terms of use.