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Table 1 Genetic syndromes may in rare cases manifest in more general child psychiatry presentations

From: Overview: referrals for genetic evaluation from child psychiatrists

Psychiatric presentation Example of genetic syndrome that may result in this presentation
Anxiety 22q11 deletion [17], Fragile X syndrome [18], Williams syndrome [19]
Acute psychosis Adrenoleukodystrophy [20], Porphyria [21], Niemann-Pick [21], 22q11 deletion [17]
Conduct disorder/poor judgment/anger Monoamine oxidase A deficiency [22]
Hyperactivity Turner syndrome [23], Fragile X syndrome [3]
Depression Wilson disease [24]