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Genetic disorders

by Peggy J. Parks

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Published by ReferencePoint Press in San Diego, CA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby Peggy J. Parks
SeriesCompact research series
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRB155.5 .P37 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24460913M
ISBN 101601520964
ISBN 109781601520968
LC Control Number2009025065

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Human genetics is the medical field with the most rapid progress. This book aims to provide an overview on some of the latest developments in several genetic diseases.

It contains 14 chapters focused on various genetic disorders addressing epidemiology, etiology, molecular basis and novel treatment options for these diseases. The chapters were written by 41 collaborators, from 8 different. The following is a list of genetic disorders and if known, type of mutation and the chromosome involved.

Although the parlance "disease-causing gene" is common, it is the occurrence of an abnormality in these genes that causes the disease. In the United States, obesity among adults and overweight among children and adolescents have increased markedly since Among adults, obesity is defined as a body mass index of 30 or greater.

Genetic Disorders and the Fetus: Diagnosis, Prevention and Treatment, Seventh Edition is the eagerly awaited new edition of the discipline-leading text that has been at the forefront of diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of fetal genetic disorders for over 36 years.

The seventh edition continues the long-established tradition of excellence that has become synonymous with this forabetterchicago.com by: Genetic Disorders. This book aims to provide an overview on some of the latest developments in several genetic diseases.

It contains 14 chapters focused on various genetic disorders addressing epidemiology, etiology, molecular basis and novel treatment options for these diseases.

Oct 13,  · Handbook of Neurodevelopmental and Genetic Disorders in Children, 2/e gives you a different point of view about the neurological aspects of genetic diseases. Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Ricardo Colon. out of 5 stars Five Stars. October 3, Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase.

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Content includes: It contains 67 profiles of the Genetic Disorders, each containing: Images. Genetic defect. Pathophysiology. Clinical 5/5(1). Oct 23,  · Genetic Disorders and the Fetus: Diagnosis, Prevention and Treatment, Seventh Edition is the eagerly awaited new edition of the discipline-leading text that has been at the forefront of diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of fetal genetic disorders for over 36 years.

The seventh edition continues the long-established tradition of excellence that has become synonymous with this text. Genes and Disease is a collection of articles that discuss genes and the diseases that they cause.

These genetic disorders are organized by the parts of the body that they affect. As some diseases affect various body systems, they appear in more than one chapter.

May 12,  · Offers lay readers and professionals alike a reference to congenital disorders and birth defects. This volume contains more than 1, entries, appendixes providing tables of statistics and directories of service and support groups, and an introductory history of human genetics.

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This book aims to provide an overview on some of the latest developments in several genetic diseases. It contains 14 chapters focused on various genetic disorders addressing epidemiology, etiology, molecular basis and novel treatment options for these diseases.

Author(s): Maria Puiu. This is a comprehensive book addressing steroid disorders from hormonal, genetic, psychological, and surgical perspectives. It is meant to educate adult and pediatric endocrinologists, clinical geneticists, genetic counselors, reproductive endocrinologists, neonatologists, urologists, and psychoendocrinologists.

This book presents the "bench to bedside" approach of our understanding of the genetic basis for endocrine disease. It is organized by endocrine grouping (e.g. Thyroid, Pancreas, Parathyroid, Pituitary, Adrenal, Reproductive and Bone) and genetic/molecular basis for the diagnosis of the various disorders will be discussed.

Discusses how mutation or abnormal numbers of chromosomes result in genetic disorders. The studies on genetic disorders have been rapidly advancing in recent years as to be able to understand the reasons why genetic disorders are caused.

The first Section of this volume provides readers with background and several methodologies for understanding genetic disorders. Genetic defects, diagnoses and treatments of the respective unifactorial and multifactorial genetic disorders are Cited by: Genetic Disorders HST Spring Genetic Disorders • Cytogenetic Disorders – Gross chromosomal abnormalities • Single-Gene Disorders Egg and sperm nuclei contain the same genetic information, but neither two eggs nor two sperms can support embryonic development.

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Jun 15,  · Treating Genetic Disorders. The symptoms of genetic disorders can sometimes be treated, but cures for genetic disorders are still in the early stages of development. One potential cure that has already been used with some success is gene therapy.

This involves inserting normal genes into cells with mutant genes. LIDA - Genetic Disorders in Dogs (online database) This is a list of known genetic disorders in dogs on the LIDA website that is curated by Dr Paul McGreevy at the University of Sydney, but it does not necessarily list every disorder that occurs in a breed.

LIDA collects, organizes, and disseminates information about the prevalence of inherited disorders in Australian dogs.Genetic Disorders and the Fetus: Diagnosis, Prevention and Treatment is an essential resource for all engaged in prenatal genetic diagnosis, especially obstetricians, maternal-fetal medicine specialists, medical geneticists, genetic counsellors, and pediatricians, but also many other specialties.A genetic disease is any disease caused by an abnormality in the genetic makeup of an individual.

The genetic abnormality can range from minuscule to major -- from a discrete mutation in a single base in the DNA of a single gene to a gross chromosomal abnormality involving the addition or subtraction of an entire chromosome or set of chromosomes.