Heredity and dysmorphic syndromes in congenital limb deficiencies

D. G R Evans, Y. Thakker, D. Donnai

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    Isolated limb deficiencies are usually sporadic occurrences. However, if they are associated with other abnormalities or a family history, the risk to future pregnancies may be as high as 50% A thorough history, examination and investigation of the baby as well as the parents is essential before assessing this recurrence risk. The syndromes associated with limb deficiencies are presented. © 1991 Informa UK Ltd All rights reserved: reproduction in whole or part not permitted.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)70-77
    Number of pages7
    JournalProsthetics and Orthotics International
    Issue number2
    Publication statusPublished - 1991


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