Patient Comments: Down Syndrome - Symptoms
Are you caring for someone with Down syndrome? What symptoms is he/she experiencing with Down syndrome?
A Doctor's View on Down Syndrome Symptoms
Read the Comment by Charles Patrick Davis, MD, PhD
Down syndrome symptoms will vary from person to person. Distinctive facial features (flattened, small head, short neck, upward slant to the eyes, odd shaped ears, protruding tongue, and a small nose) are common. Dental abnormalities, short fingers, poor muscle tone, and heart defects may also be present. Read the entire Doctor's View
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