Fragile X Syndrome - Frequently Asked Questions
A Neurologist may treat Fragile X syndrome. Hopwever other specialists too may be needed and includes a Genetist & Cardiologist.
2. What is the cause for fragile X syndrome?
Fragile X Syndrome is an inherited X chromosome-linked genetic disorder that occurs due to the mutation of FMR1 gene. Therefore, the body cannot produce FMRP (fragile X mental retardation1 protein), which is required for nerve functioning.