Helen V. Firth, Jane A. Hurst and Judith G. Hall

in Oxford Desk Reference - Clinical Genetics

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ISBN: 9780192628961
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191725715 | DOI:

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Appendix contents

Bayes’ theorem - Behavioural pattern profile (Shalev and Hall 2004) - Carrier frequency and carrier testing for autosomal recessive disorders - Centile charts for boys height and weight - Centile charts for girls height and weight - Centile charts for occipital-frontal circumference (OFC) - CK (Creatine kinase) levels in carriers of Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) - Conversion charts from English to metric units for height and weight - Denver Developmental Screening Test - Distribution of muscle weakness in different types of muscular dystrophy - Dysmorphology examination checklist - Embryonic fetal development (overview) - Family tree sheet and symbols - Haploid autosomal lengths of human chromosomes - Investigation of lethal metabolic disorder or skeletal dysplasia - ISCN Nomenclature - Karyotypes - Normal range of aortic root dimensions - Paternity testing - Patterns of cancer - Radiological investigations including magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) - Skeletal dysplasia charts - Staging of puberty

Chapter.  7452 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Clinical Genetics

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