April 1976

Double Aneuploidy

Author Affiliations

Wayne State University School of Medicine Children's Hospital of Michigan 3901 Beaubien St Detroit, MI 48201

Am J Dis Child. 1976;130(4):444. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1976.02120050102023

Sir.—We read with interest the case report, "Double Aneuploidy: TurnerDown Syndrome," by Townes et al in the September issue of the Journal (129:1062, 1975). However, it appears to us that there might be an error in Fig 3 (fluorescence karyotype of the patient showing 46,XO,21 + ). The last pair of group C chromosomes are in fact chromosome No. 8 rather than chromosome No. 12 as Fig 3 might indicate.1

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