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Huntington’s. Huntington's Chorea Huntington's Disorder. Causes. Huntingtin Gene (HTT ) Length of Gene Huntingtin Protein ( Htt ) Mutation ( mHtt ). Trinucleotide repeat. Pedigree. Symptoms. 35-44 years old Cognitive and Psychiatric Atrophy Neurons Depression and Anxiety

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Huntington s

Huntington’s

Huntington's Chorea

Huntington's Disorder


Causes

Causes

  • Huntingtin Gene (HTT)

    • Length of Gene

  • Huntingtin Protein (Htt)

  • Mutation (mHtt)


Trinucleotide repeat

Trinucleotide repeat


Pedigree

Pedigree


Symptoms

Symptoms

  • 35-44 years old

  • Cognitive and Psychiatric

  • Atrophy

  • Neurons

  • Depression and Anxiety

  • Chorea


Video

Video


Treatment

Treatment

  • No Treatment

  • 20 years to live

    • Pneumonia

    • Suicide

    • Heart diseases


Yes testing and artificial insemination

Yes, Testing and artificial insemination

  • No cure

  • Death (as early as 30)

  • No offspring


No testing and artificial insemination

No, Testing and Artificial Insemination

  • Family Issues

  • Religion

  • Money


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