Proximal chromosome 18q deletion syndrome
Other Names for this Disease
- 18q- syndrome
- Deletion 18q
- Monosomy 18q
- Monosomy 18q syndrome
- Proximal 18q deletion
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- Genetics Home Reference (GHR) contains information on Proximal chromosome 18q deletion syndrome. This website is maintained by the National Library of Medicine.
- The National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) is a federation of more than 130 nonprofit voluntary health organizations serving people with rare disorders. Click on the link to view information on this topic.
- The Chromosome 18 Registry & Research Society is an advocacy organization composed of parents of individuals with chromosome 18 abnormalities. Click on the link above to view their information page on proximal 18q deletion syndrome.
- Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man (OMIM) is a catalog of human genes and genetic disorders. Each entry has a summary of related medical articles. It is meant for health care professionals and researchers. OMIM is maintained by Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
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