Karyotype of Turner's syndrome

Karyotype of Turner's syndrome

M352/0034 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 52.9MB

Downloadable file size: 3.0MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: DEPT. OF CLINICAL CYTOGENETICS, ADDENBROOKES HOSPITAL/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Turner's syndrome. Light micrograph of the chromosomes (the karyotype) of a patient with Turner's syndrome. A karyotype is an arrangement of the set of chromosomes. Turner's syndrome, which only affects women, is an absence of the second sex chromosome. In a healthy woman there would be two X chromosomes instead of one (seen at lower right). The symptoms of Turner's syndrome include stunted growth, retarded sexual development (leading to infertility), and webbing of the skin of the neck. Often heart problems are present too. Turner's syndrome is rare, affecting around one in every 3000 female births.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: chromosomal disorder, condition, deletion, disease, disorder, genetic, genetic disorder, healthcare, hereditary, inherited, karyotype, medical, medicine, turner's, turner's syn, turner's syndrome

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.