What signs and symptoms of trisomy 18 does your baby have?
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What are the signs and symptoms of trisomy 18?
Today the majority of fetuses with trisomy 18 are diagnosed prior to birth and research indicates that many of these fetuses do not survive to birth. For those infants who do survive, they are at risk for any number of abnormalities, but the typical features include:
intrauterine growth retardation
craniofacial features such as abnormalities of the jaw, skull, ears, and neck