Journals Higher Education



Published: 27 November 2018

928 Pages

8-1/2 x 11 inches

ISBN: 9780190626655

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Bone Dysplasias

An Atlas of Genetic Disorders of Skeletal Development

Fourth Edition

Jürgen W. Spranger, Paula W. Brill, Christine Hall, Gen Nishimura, Andrea Superti-Furga, and Sheila Unger

  • The most complete and up-to-date reference on genetic bone disorders, authored by six-person team of world's leading experts
  • More than 3000 glossy radiographs and clinical photos, together addressing diagnosis, clinical approaches, and genetic underpinnings of skeletal anomalies from birth to adulthood
  • Organized in accordance with 2018 nosology of genetic bone diseases
  • An essential companion to next-generation sequencing data

New to this Edition:

  • Updated and expanded genotype-phenotype correlations, including a great number of newly discovered genes, increasing its usefulness for geneticists, pediatricians and counselors
  • Hundreds of new figures
  • Gene index facilitates rapid consultation by professionals involved in evaluation of Next-Generation Sequencing results

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