By: Alex M
Apert Syndrome was discovered in 1906 by a
French Physician named Eugene Apert.
Apert diagnosed nine patients which all
experienced the following symptoms.
growth in the
hands and in
abnormalities in the
This is caused from the
seams in the skull
closing too early in a
Apert Syndrome is an
trait which means it
takes only one parent
to pass it on to their
There is no actual cure for Apert Syndrome.
However, you can try to relieve the symptoms of
this disease by getting surgery to try to fix the
How To Prevent Apert
Sadly like many other diseases, there is no
way to prevent Apert syndrome. The only
way not to spread it is for the affected
individual to decide not to have children.