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- 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 easy access to essential information.
|Publisher:||Elsevier Health Sciences|
|Series:||Smith's Recognizable Patterns of Human Malformation Series|
|Product dimensions:||7.68(w) x 10.62(h) x 1.68(d)|
Table of Contents
Recognizable Patterns of Malformation: Chromosomal Abnormality Syndromes. Very Small Stature, Not Skeletal Dysplasia. Moderate Short Stature, Facial, +/- Genital. Senile-Like Appearance. Early Overgrowth with Associated Defects. Unusual Brain And/Or Neuromuscular Findings with Associated Defects. Facial Defects as Major Feature. Limb Defects as Major Feature. Osteochondrodysplasias. Osteochondrodysplasias with Osteopetrosis. Craniosynostosis Syndromes. Other Skeletal Dysplasias. Storage Disorders. Connective Tissue Disorders. Hamartoses. Ectodermal Dysplasias. Environmental Agents. Miscellaneous Syndromes. Miscellaneous Sequences. Spectra of Defects. Miscellaneous Associations. Alphabetical Listing of Syndromes. Approaches to Categorical Problems of Growth Deficiency, Mental Deficiency, Arthrogryposis, Ambiguous External Genitalia. Morphogenesis and Dysmorphogenesis. Genetics, Genetic Counselling and Prevention. Minor Anomalies as Clues to More Serious Problems and Toward the Recognition of Malformation Syndromes. Normal Standards. Pattern of Malformation Differential Diagnosis By Anomalies.