New Diagnosis of 22q11.2DS

Getting a new diagnosis can be daunting, with a maze of information and medical professionals to navigate. We are here to offer information, education and awareness about 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome. 
 

Many professionals are not aware or well versed about 22q11.2 DS and this can be difficult.  
 

Upon initial diagnosis the standard assessments for all ages include:

  • Cardiology

  • Endocrinology

  • Immunology

  • Speech/Language/Developmental Assessments

  • A Renal Ultrasound (to check the kidneys)

  • X-rays of the neck (in children old enough to cooperate and where the bones are well ossified – so ~ 3 to 4 years of age)

22q Duplication
The International 22q Foundation

VCFS 22q11 Foundation INC
Trading As 
22q Foundation Australia & New Zealand 
ABN: 22 379 450 116 

president@22q.org.au

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