Gorlin's Syndromes of the Head and Neck by Raoul C.M. HennekamGorlin's Syndromes of the Head and Neck by Raoul C.M. Hennekam

Gorlin's Syndromes of the Head and Neck

byRaoul C.M. Hennekam, Ian D. Krantz, Judith E. Allanson

Hardcover | March 5, 2010

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This classic text covers over 700 different genetic syndromes affecting body structures, and has established itself as the definitive, comprehensive work on the subject. The discussion covers the phenotype spectrum, epidemiology, mode of inheritance, pathogenesis, and clinical profile of eachcondition, all of which is accompanied by a wealth of illustrations. The authors are recognized leaders in the field, and their vast knowledge and strong clinical judgment will help readers make sense of this complex and burgeoning field. New syndromes have been added to this edition and existing syndromes have been updated. This book will appeal to clinical geneticists, pediatricians, neurologists, head and neck surgeons, otolaryngologists, and dentists.
Raoul C. M. Hennekam is Professor of Clinical Genetics and Dysmorphology, Institute of Child Health and Great Ormond Stree Hospital for Children in London and Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Amsterdam. Ian D. Krantz is Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania and an Attending Physician in Clinical Gene...
Title:Gorlin's Syndromes of the Head and NeckFormat:HardcoverDimensions:1520 pages, 11.1 × 8.9 × 2.4 inPublished:March 5, 2010Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0195307909

ISBN - 13:9780195307900


Table of Contents

1. Deformations and Disruptions2. Teratogenic Agents3. Chromosomal Syndromes: Common and/or Well-Known Syndromes4. Chromosal Syndromes: Unusual Variants5. Metabolic Disorders6. Syndromes Affecting Bone: Disorders with Decreased Bone Density7. Syndromes Affecting Bone: Disorders with Increase Bone Density8. Syndromes Affecting Bone: Lethal Skeletal Dysplasias9. Syndromes Affecting Bone: Skeletal Dysplasias with Disproportionate Short Stature10. Syndromes Affecting Bone: Other Skeletal Dysplasias11. Proportionate Short Stature Syndromes12. Overgrowth Syndromes and Post-natal Onset Obesity Syndromes13. Hamartoneoplastic Syndromes14. Syndromes Affecting the Skin and Mucosa15. Syndromes with Craniosynostosis: General Aspects and Well-Known Syndromes16. Syndromes with Craniosynostosis: Miscellaneous Syndromes17. Syndromes of Abnormal Craniofacial Contour18. Syndromes Affecting the Central Nervous System19. Syndromes with Contracture20. Branchial Arch and Oral-Acral Disorders21. Orofacial Clefting Syndromes: General Aspects22. Orofacial Clefting Syndromes: Common and Well-Known Syndromes23. Orofacial Clefting Syndromes: Other Syndromes24. Orofacial Clefting Syndromes: Associations25. Syndromes with Unusual Facies: Well-Known Syndromes26. Syndromes with Unusual Facies: Other Syndromes27. Syndromes with Gingival/Periodontal Components28. Syndromes with Unusual Dental Findings29. Well-Known Miscellaneous Syndromes30. Other Miscellaneous Syndromes31. Syndromes of the Eye