Synonyms for fxpoi or Related words with fxpoi
Examples of "fxpoi"
About 20% of women who are carriers for the fragile X premutation are affected by fragile X-related primary ovarian insufficiency (
), which is defined as menopause before the age of 40. The number of CGG repeats correlates with penetrance and age of onset. However premature menopause is more common in premutation carriers than in women with the full mutation, and for premutations with more than 100 repeats the risk of
begins to decrease. Fragile X-associated primary ovarian insufficiency (
) is one of three Fragile X-associated Disorders (FXD) caused by changes in the FMR1 gene.FXPOI affects female premutation carriers of Fragile X syndrome, which is caused by the FMR1 gene, when their ovaries are not functioning properly. Women with
may develop menopause-like symptoms but they are not actually menopausal. Women with
can still get pregnant in some cases because their ovaries occasionally release viable eggs.
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