TITLE

Genetics of Radial Deficiencies

AUTHOR(S)
de Graaff, Esther; Kozin, Scott H.
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Jul2009 Supplement 4, Vol. 91-A, p81
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article describes the genetics of the various syndromes commonly associated with radial longitudinal deficiencies. These syndromes include the thrombocytopenia-absent radius syndrome, the Holt-Oram and the Fanconi anemia syndrome. The authors note that the frequent involvement of modifier genes and the environment are suggestive of the wide phenotypic variability of the various syndromes.
ACCESSION #
43277660

 

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