Chromosome 16p12.2-p11.2 deletion syndrome, 7.1- to 8.7-mb
Are there other names for 16p12.2 microdeletion?
16p12.2 microdeletion is also known as 16p11.2-p12.2 deletion or 16p12.1 microdeletion. Please note that these may describe slightly different conditions. The numbers describe exactly what points are missing along the p arm of chromsome 16 and therefore exactly what genes are missing. This can help to provide some information to the family as to what they can expect.