Caring for children with syndromic features

Joann N Bodurtha, Walter E. Nance, David N. Madgy

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Abstract

We see what we know. An important component of the genetic approach to otolaryngology is an enhanced sensitivity to distinctive clinical features that may define a specific syndrome. The ever expanding array of new syndromes being identified and understanding of the molecular bases of birth defects and genetic diseases require every specialist to stay up to date. All otolaryngologists are encouraged to develop a collegial referral network for genetic evaluation and syndrome identification.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationComplications in Pediatric Otolaryngology
PublisherCRC Press
Pages199-206
Number of pages8
ISBN (Electronic)9780849347009
ISBN (Print)0824724372, 9780824724375
StatePublished - Jan 1 2005
Externally publishedYes

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

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Bodurtha, J. N., Nance, W. E., & Madgy, D. N. (2005). Caring for children with syndromic features. In Complications in Pediatric Otolaryngology (pp. 199-206). CRC Press.