Comparative anatomical analysis of human trisomies 13, 18, and 21: I. The forelimb.

@article{Dunlap1986ComparativeAA,
  title={Comparative anatomical analysis of human trisomies 13, 18, and 21: I. The forelimb.},
  author={Sherrie Dunlap and M. A. Aziz and Kenneth N. Rosenbaum},
  journal={Teratology},
  year={1986},
  volume={33 2},
  pages={159-86}
}
Human trisomies 13, 18, and 21 exhibit specific neuromuscular phenotypes (Pettersen and Bersu, '82) which include a high proportion of neuromuscular forelimb variations, many of which are atavistic in nature (de Beer, '58; Barash et al., '79; Aziz, '81a). In order to test the neuromuscular phenotype, examine the atavistic nature, and analyze the… CONTINUE READING