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What is the life expectancy of a female child with down syndrom?

Child is fairly intelligent

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patsytaylor

Asked by patsytaylor at 8:21 PM on Dec. 2, 2008 in Health

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  • Down Syndrome life expectancy for babies and infants, sees approximately 15% dieing before one year of age.

    Down Syndrome life expectancy for the next 35% will be death before 50 years of age.

    Down Syndrome life expectancy for the remaining 50% is more than 50 years of age. [From other sources, Down Syndrome life expectancy for the remaining 50% is a bit of guess, but I would around the 55 to 65 years of age range.]

    Southerncharmes

    Answer by Southerncharmes at 8:29 PM on Dec. 2, 2008

  • The main causes of shortened Life Expectancy During first year of life:

    First and foremost, heart problems.

    Second, problems with the digestive system can also be quite dangerous.

    Southerncharmes

    Answer by Southerncharmes at 8:30 PM on Dec. 2, 2008

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