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5 Facts you should know about

Cohen syndrome

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First described in 1973 by Dr. M.M. Cohen, Jr.

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Characterized by obesity, intellectual disability,

distinct craniofacial abnormalities and potential ocular dysfunction.

3

General appearance is obesity with thin/elongated arms and legs.

4

Many people who have Cohen syndrome

also suffer from neutropenia.

5

There are population groups with this condition in Australia,

New Zealand, the UK and the US.

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