A child with DGS have a thymus gland that may be underdeveloped or even totally deleted. Children who are slightly or severely ill at the time the vaccination is scheduled should probably wait until they are better. Children with DiGeorge syndrome should not be around crowds or other places where they can get infection.
Genetic counseling and testing is a must for a woman with DiGeorge syndrome who becomes pregnant, because the DiGeorge syndrome in children can be detected prior to birth. Genetic counseling is recommended for parents of children with DiGeorge syndrome because the disorder can be detected prior to birth. Genetic counseling and testing is recommended for a person with DiGeorge syndrome who becomes pregnant, because the disorder can be detected before to birth.
In no more than ten percent of cases, a human with VCFS inherits the deletion in chromosome 22 from a parent. Ninety percent of people with total repair as a baby develop a progressively leaky pulmonary valve as the heart grows to its adult size but the valve does not. Almost ten percent of children who devolop the features velo-cardio-facial syndrome do not usually have a deletion in the chromosome 22q11.
Immune deficiency of how bad, hypocalcemia (which may lead to seizures) and hypoparathyroidism are some of the leading features of DiGeorge in children, (although not of Shprintzen syndrome which is characterized more by cleft palate and speech difficulties). Immune deficiency is usually not the most common anomalies in VCFS, but the problem is usually the hardest to deal with for the effected person and their families.