Smith's Recognizable Patterns of Human Malformation has long been known as the source to consult on multiple malformation syndromes of environmental and genetic etiology as well as recognizable disorders of unknown cause. This esteemed medical referencebook provides you with complete and authoritative, yet accessible guidance to help accurately diagnose these human disorders, establish prognoses, and provide appropriate management and genetic counseling.
• Recognize the visual signs of each environmental and genetic abnormality by consulting more than 1,500 full-color photographs and illustrations, many from the personal collections of Drs. Smith and Jones. • Find all the answers you need about normal and abnormal morphogenesis, minor anomalies and their relevance, clinical approaches to specific diagnoses, and normal standards of measurement for the entire spectrum of human malformation syndromes.
• Efficiently identify genetic disorders in your patients with the inclusion of nearly 20 recently recognized entities/syndromes, as well as new chapters on Microdeletions and Microduplication Syndromes. • Available digitally for the first time! You can now access Smith’s as an eBook or online at Expert Consult.
Oculo-Auriculo-Vertebral Spectrum Oromandibular-Limb Hypogenesis Spectrum Congenital Microgastria–Limb Reduction Complex Sternal Malformation–Vascular Dysplasia Spectrum Monozygotic (MZ) Twinning And Structural Defects— General
V. Miscellaneous Associations
VATER Association MURCS Association
2. Approaches to Categorical Problems of Growth Deficiency, Mental Deficiency, Arthrogryposis, Ambiguous External Genitalia 3. Morphogenesis and Dysmorphogenesis 4. Genetics, Genetic Counseling, and Prevention 5. Minor Anomalies as Clues to More Serious Problems and Toward the Recognition of Malformation Syndromes