What to Know
Trisomy 13 is also known as Patau syndrome
It is characterized by the presence of an additional copy of the 13th chromosome
The condition could affect a baby's nervous system
Puerto Rican rapper Wisin revealed that his newborn daughter, Victoria, was born a week ago with Trisomy 13, according to media reports.
Wisin, who shares his daughter with wife Yomaira Ortíz, wanted to assure his wife’s stable condition before disclosing the news to the public.
Trisomy 13, also known as Patau syndrome, is characterized by the presence of an additional copy of the 13th chromosome and could influence the baby’s nervous system.
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