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Chromosome Abnormalities

Lewis B. Holmes

in Common Malformations

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Published in print October 2011 | ISBN: 9780195136029
Published online October 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199975167 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780195136029.003.0004
Chromosome Abnormalities

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This chapter covers the following chromosome abnormalities: TRISOMY 21, TRISOMY 18, TRISOMY 13, and includes definitions, appearance, associated malformations, developmental defect, prevalence, genetic factors, environmental factors, treatment and prognosis, and genetic counselling.

Chapter.  14594 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Clinical Genetics ; Neonatology

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