Video Series: Our Team
Health Topics: Genetics
Dr. Summar discussing genetics department (1 of 3)
"We love going to Children's National. The first visit was very hard since we found out about the diagnosis, but after that we have only had good visits. My daughter loves going there."
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Down syndrome is a genetic disorder that includes a combination of birth defects, including characteristic facial features and, often, heart defects, and visual and hearing impairment.
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