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Title Hereditary hearing loss and its syndromes / edited by Helga V. Toriello, Shelley D. Smith.

Imprint Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013.


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 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition 3rd ed.
Description 1 online resource.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Oxford monographs on medical genetics ; 63
Oxford monographs on medical genetics ; no. 63.
Note Print version record.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Genetic hearing loss : a brief history -- Epidemiology, etiology, genetic mechanisms, and genetic counseling -- Embryology of the mammalian ear -- Gene/environment interactions in acquired hearing loss -- Syndrome diagnosis and investigation in the hearing-impaired patient -- Genetic hearing loss with no associated abnormities -- Genetic hearing loss associated with external ear abnormalities -- Eye disorders -- Genetic hearing loss associated with musculoskeletal disorders -- Genetic hearing loss associated with renal disorders -- Genetic hearing loss associated with neurologic and neuromuscular disorders -- Genetics hearing loss associated with cardiac abnormalities -- Genetic hearing loss associated with endocrine disorders -- Genetic hearing loss associated with metabolic disorders -- Integumentary disorders -- Oral and dental disorderss -- Chromosome disorders.
Summary This is the third edition of the foremost medical reference on hereditary hearing loss. Chapters on epidemiology, embryology, non-syndromic hearing loss, and syndromic forms of hearing loss have all been updated with particular attention to the vast amount of new information on molecular mechanisms, and chapters on clinical and molecular diagnosis and on genetic susceptibility to ototoxic factors have been added.
Subject Deafness -- Genetic aspects.
Hearing disorders -- Genetics.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Hearing & Speech.
MEDICAL -- Audiology & Speech Pathology.
Deafness -- Genetic aspects. (OCoLC)fst00888577
Hearing Disorders -- genetics.
Abnormalities, Multiple -- genetics.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Toriello, Helga V.
Smith, Shelley D., 1949-
Other Form: Print version: Toriello, Helga V. Hereditary Hearing Loss and Its Syndromes. Oxford University Press USA 2013 1299708889
ISBN 9780199313884 (electronic bk.)
0199313881 (electronic bk.)
1299708889 (electronic bk.)
9781299708884 (electronic bk.)
9780199731961 (hardback ; alk. paper)
0199731969 (hardback ; alk. paper)

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