XXY associations and community groups
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Association for X and Y Chromosome Variations
Australian X and Y Spectrum Support
Great resource with many suitable links.
Australasian Paediatric Endocrine Group
Klinefelter’s Syndrome Association
You are not alone
The map below shows the known number of XXY’ers in each area of NZ
Articles, documents and other information
Below is a list of PDF’s and links click on the link to view the file/information:
- Breast cancer awareness for XXY’ers
47,XXY is one of the most common chromosome karyotype structures after XY & XX. It happens somewhat randomly between 1 in 500 and 1 in 1,000 newborn males.
Technically, being XXY is not rare; however, it is rarely discovered.
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