Turner syndrome is a chromosomal condition that affects development in females. Women with this condition tend to be shorter than average and are usually infertile, or unable to conceive a child, because of a loss of ovarian function. Other features of Turner syndrome vary among affected females and can include webbing of the neck, puffiness or swelling (lymphedema) of the hands and feet, skeletal abnormalities, heart defects, and kidney problems.

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... Turner syndrome is a chromosomal condition that affects development in females. Women with this condition tend to be shorter than average and are usually infertile, or unable to conceive a child, because of a loss of ovarian function. Other features of Turner syndrome vary among affected females and can include webbing of the neck, puffiness or swelling (lymphedema) of the hands and feet, skeletal abnormalities, heart defects, and kidney problems. ...
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Turner syndrome encompasses a number of chromosomal abnormalities, of which ...
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Because Turner''s syndrome is a chromosomal condition, there is no "cure". However much can be done to minimize the symptoms.
  • Growth hormone - Increases growth rate
  • Estrogen replacement therapy - promotes and maintains tissue and bone integrity.
  • Use of Modern reproductive technologies allow women with Turner syndrome to become pregnant if desired.


While there is no cure for Turner''s syndrome, people have turned to homeopathy which has specific remedies for growth and shunted growth.

Hearing loss, a common symptom of Turner''s Syndrome has also been minimized or stopped using acupuncture.



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... Turner syndrome is a chromosomal condition that affects development in females. Women with this condition tend to be shorter than average and are usually infertile, or unable to conceive a child, beca...
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Resources

  • (National Women's Health Information Center, OWH, HHS)
  • AACE Physician Finder (American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists)