Turner syndrome

A condition that affects only girls and women, Turner syndrome is caused by the total or partial absence of one of the two X chromosomes. It causes short stature, infertility and a number of other problems. Learn more about the condition, its diagnosis and the different treatment options available.

About 1 in 2,500

Affects one infant girl in 2,500

8 to 10

Generally diagnosed late

Last update 13/04/2017