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Unformatted text preview: they expect to have as they grew older. I would talk to spet who deals with children who have this disorder. I would also try to find support groups for families with children having this disorder. I would also conduct my own research on the internet researching case studies and medical journals dealing with this. Researchers state that children with Cri-du-chat syndrome can lead “happy and fulfilling lives as valued members of their families and communities.” (cri-du-chat support group of Australia) There can be different degrees from mild to severe depending on how much of chromosome number 5 is missing. References http://www.criduchat.asn.au/criduchat/what.htm Retrieved on September 10, 2009 http://www.marchofdimes.com/pnhec/4439_1209.asp Retrieved on September 10, 2009...
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