Video: The link between Fragile X and POI

25% of women whoa re carriers of Fragile X will undergo Primary Ovarian Insufficiency / early menopause.  If anyone has undiagnosed early menopause they should be screened for the FMR1 permutation.

Professor Rod Baber is from the University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, former head of the International Menopause Society.

In this 2-minute video Prof Baber discusses the link between Fragile X and Primary Ovarian Insufficiency.

 

 

 

 

 

 

25% of women who are carriers of Fragile X will undergo Primary Ovarian Insufficiency/early menopause. If anyone has undiagnosed early menopause they should be screened for the FMR1 premutation. Prof Rod Baber, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, former head of the International Menopause Society.

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