Acta Medica Iranica 2017. 55(10):655-657.

Pericentric Inversion of Chromosome 9 in an Infant With Ambiguous Genitalia
Arya Sotoudeh, Parastoo Rostami, Maryam Nakhaeimoghadam, Reihaneh Mohsenipour, Nima Rezaei


Pericentric inversion of Chromosome 9 is one of the most common chromosomal abnormalities, which could be associated with various manifestations in some cases. Herein, a patient is presented with ambiguous genitalia that karyotyping revealed pericentric inversion of Chromosome 9 (p12,q13). Pericentric inversion of Chromosome 9 could be considered in the list of differential diagnosis of those with ambiguous genitalia, while chromosomal karyotype and culture could be recommended in children with ambiguous genitalia.


Pericentric inversion of chromosome 9; Chromosomal structural abnormalities; Ambiguous genitalia

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