Genetic Disorders of Human Sexual Development / Edition 1

Genetic Disorders of Human Sexual Development / Edition 1

by Leonard Pinsky, Robert P. Erickson, R. Neil Schimke
     
 

Authoritative clinical reference on genetic sexual disorders, a field that has been transformed in many areas by molecular genetics.See more details below

Overview

Authoritative clinical reference on genetic sexual disorders, a field that has been transformed in many areas by molecular genetics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195109078
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
01/28/1999
Series:
Oxford Monographs on Medical Genetics Series, #38
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 10.20(h) x 1.30(d)

Meet the Author

McGill University

University of Arizona Health Science Center

University of Kansas Medical Center

Table of Contents

INormal Gonadal and Sexual Development
1The Embryology of Normal Gonadal and Genital Development3
2Sex Chromosome and Autosome Contributions to Normal Gonadal Development11
3Introductory Biochemistry and Endocrinology of Sexual Development39
IIClinical Approach
4The Clinical Approach to Genetic Abnormalities of Gonadal and Sexual Development51
IIIGonadal Maldevelopment
5Y Chromosome Aberrations61
6X Chromosome Aberrations73
7Autosomal Disorders104
8Absence of the Gonads124
IVSexual Maldevelopment
9Genetic Disorders of the Anti-Mullerian Hormone (AMH) and its Receptor131
10Genetic Disorders Expressed by Gonadotropin Insufficiency136
11Genetic Disorders of Gonadotropin Action154
12Genetic Disorders Expressed as Gonadotropin Excess180
13Genetic Disorders of Steroidogenesis192
14Genetic Disorders of Sex Hormone Sensitivity241
15Syndromes with Sexual Maldevelopment258
16Non-Syndromal Abnormalities of Sexual Development in Males and Females321
17Systemic Disorders of Sexual Development with Gonadal Dysfunction343
18Autosomal Aneusomy and Sexual Maldevelopment355
VGenetic Forms of Gamete Failure
19Genetic Disorders of Gamete Delivery377
20Autosomal Genomic and Chromosomal Disorders with Meiotic Abnormalities Causing Impaired Gametogenesis383
21Mouse Models of Infertility386
AppSelected Features of Various Genetic and Other Disorders of Human Sexual Development and the Chapters in Which They Are Discussed393
Index399

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