This chromosome carries extra copies of genes, which interfere with the development of the testicles and mean they produce less testosterone male sex hormone than usual. The extra genetic information may either be carried in every cell in the body or it may only affect some cells known as mosaic Klinefelter syndrome. Klinefelter syndrome is Kind woman needed for my love and loyalty forever directly inherited — the additional X chromosome occurs as a result of either the mother's egg or the father's sperm having the extra Fihd chromosome an equal chance of this happening in eitherso after conception the chromosome pattern is XXY rather than XY.
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This change in the egg or sperm seems to happen randomly. If you have a son with the condition, the chances of this happening again are very small.
But the risk of a woman having a son with Klinefelter syndrome may be slightly higher if the mother is over 35 years of age. Klinefelter syndrome is not necessarily anything serious, but treatment can help reduce some of the symptoms if necessary.
In many cases, it's only detected if a man with the condition undergoes fertility tests. Your GP may suspect Klinefelter syndrome after a physical examination and may suggest sending off a sample of blood to check reproductive hormone levels.
The diagnosis can be confirmed by checking a sample of blood for the presence of the extra X chromosome. It can be taken in the form of gels or tablets in teenagers, or given as gel or injections in adult men.
There is also evidence that it can help with learning and behavioural problems. You should see Antibes sex xxx specialist in children's hormones a paediatric endocrinologist at this time. Long-term treatment during adulthood may also help with several other problems associated with Klinefelter syndrome — including osteoporosis, low mood, reduced sex drive, low self-esteem fick low energy levels — although it cannot reverse infertility.
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