By Robert J. Gorlin D.D.S M.S. D.Sc., M. Michael Cohen Jr. D.M.D. Ph.D., Raoul C.M. Hennekam M.D. Ph.D.

This vintage textual content, one of many precise anchors of our scientific genetics publishing application, covers over seven hundred varied genetic syndromes concerning the top and neck, and it has validated itself because the definitive, complete paintings at the topic. The dialogue covers the phenotype spectrum, epidemiology, mode of inheritance, pathogenesis, and scientific profile of every , all of that's followed by means of a wealth of illustrations. The authors are famous leaders within the box, and their colossal wisdom and powerful scientific judgment may help readers make experience of this advanced and burgeoning box. Dr. Gorlin retires as editor during this version and co-editor Raoul Hennekam takes over. Dr. Hennekam is thought of as one of many most sensible dysmorphologists--and certainly one of many best medical geneticists--in the realm. Judith Allanson is new to the e-book yet is a veteran OUP writer and a extensively revered geneticist, and Ian Krantz at Penn is a emerging famous person within the box. Dr. Gorlin's identify has continually been heavily linked to the ebook, and it has now develop into a part of the name. As in all fields of genetics, there was an explosion within the genetics of dysmorphology syndromes, and the writer has undertaken an entire updating of all chapters in gentle of the discoveries of the Human Genome venture and different ongoing advances, with a few chapters requiring whole rewriting. extra fabric has been additional either when it comes to new syndromes and in updating info on current syndromes. The booklet will attract scientific geneticists, pediatricians, neurologists, head and neck surgeons, otolarynologists, and dentists. The 4th version, which released in 2001, has offered 2,600 copies.

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