Le syndrome de l'X fragile: Du diagnostic a la prise en charge

Translated title of the contribution: Fragile X syndrom: Meeting the challenges of diagnosis and care

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We review the main characteristics of fragile X disorder. The different types of genetic (premutation and full mutation) are explained, and the main phenotypic presentations are described, including physical, psychological and behavioral features. The specific educational needs of children are stressed and other available interventions, including psychopharmacological ones, are summarized.

Original languageFrench
Pages (from-to)202-208
Number of pages7
JournalANAE - Approche Neuropsychologique des Apprentissages chez l'Enfant
Issue number45
StatePublished - 1997
Externally publishedYes



  • Education
  • Phenotype
  • Psychopharmacology
  • X Fragile

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Neuroscience(all)
  • Neuropsychology and Physiological Psychology

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