# biology

Can males have turner syndrome? Like if a male was born with part of his x chromosome missing?

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1. This site will answer that question:

http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition=turnersyndrome

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2. I am not a biologist but will attpe[t an answer based upon internet findings. We are short-staffed in the biology area here.

No, males cannot have Turner syndrome. Their Y sex chromosome prevents it from happening. Females with one X chromosome and NO fully functional second X chromosome get the syndrome.

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http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000379.htm

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3. how do i recognize someone with turner's syndrome?

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