Smith's Recognizable Patterns of Human Malformation / Edition 6

Smith's Recognizable Patterns of Human Malformation / Edition 6

by Kenneth Lyons Jones, David W. Smith
     
 

ISBN-10: 0721606156

ISBN-13: 9780721606156

Pub. Date: 08/25/2005

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This user-friendly 5th Edition provides concise but complete information on numerous common and rare disorders that cause human malformation. Includes an outline of the salient features of each condition, as well as material on natural history, etiology, and pathogenesis. The text is accompanied by helpful illustrations and reference lists. Organized to allow for

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This user-friendly 5th Edition provides concise but complete information on numerous common and rare disorders that cause human malformation. Includes an outline of the salient features of each condition, as well as material on natural history, etiology, and pathogenesis. The text is accompanied by helpful illustrations and reference lists. Organized to allow for easy access to essential information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780721606156
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
08/25/2005
Series:
Smith's Recognizable Patterns of Human Malformation Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
976
Product dimensions:
7.68(w) x 10.62(h) x 1.68(d)

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Table of Contents

Introduction1
Ch. 1Recognizable Patterns of Malformation8
AChromosomal Abnormality Syndromes8
BVery Small Stature, Not Skeletal Dysplasia88
CModerate Short Stature, Facial, +/- Genital112
DSenile-Like Appearance138
EEarly Overgrowth with Associated Defects150
FUnusual Brain and/or Neuromuscular Findings with Associated Defects170
GFacial Defects as Major Feature230
HFacial-Limb Defects as Major Feature256
ILimb Defects as Major Feature300
JOsteochondrodysplasias326
KOsteochondrodysplasia with Osteopetrosis399
LCraniosynostosis Syndromes412
MOther Skeletal Dysplasias432
NStorage Disorders450
OConnective Tissue Disorders472
PHamartoses495
QEctodermal Dysplasias540
REnvironmental Agents555
SMiscellaneous Syndromes582
TMiscellaneous Sequences602
USpectra of Defects642
VMiscellaneous Associations664
Alphabetical Listing of Syndromes671
Ch. 2Approaches to Categorical Problems of Growth Deficiency, Mental Deficiency, Arthrogryposis, Ambiguous External Genitalia677
Ch. 3Morphogenesis and Dysmorphogenesis695
Ch. 4Genetics, Genetic Counseling, and Prevention706
Ch. 5Minor Anomalies as Clues to More Serious Problems and Toward the Recognition of Malformation Syndromes727
Ch. 6Normal Standards747
AppendixPattern of Malformation Differential Diagnosis by Anomalies771
Index845

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