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Puerto Rican Superstar Wisin Reveals Daughter's Illness

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    NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 28: Wisin performs onstage during the Mega 97.9 Megaton Concert at Madison Square Garden on October 28, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

    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. 

    To learn more about this disease and Wisin's daughter, visit Telemundo47.com or click here.