Deletion of 7q31.1 supports involvement of FOXP2 in language impairment: clinical report and review.

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We report on a young male with moderate mental retardation, dysmorphic features, and language delay who is deleted for 7q31.1-7q31.31. His full karyotype is 46,XY,der(7)del(7)(q31.1q31.31)ins(10;7)(q24.3;q31.1q31.31)mat. This child had language impairment, including developmental verbal dyspraxia, but did not meet criteria for autism according to… (More)

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@article{Lennon2007DeletionO7, title={Deletion of 7q31.1 supports involvement of FOXP2 in language impairment: clinical report and review.}, author={Paul Lennon and M. L. Cooper and Dana Peiffer and Kurt Gunderson and A. Patel and Sarika Peters and S. W. Cheung and Carlos A Bacino}, journal={American journal of medical genetics. Part A}, year={2007}, volume={143A 8}, pages={791-8} }