[Public health aspects of the Martin-Bell syndrome].


A carrier mother has eleven children. Of 5 boys, four are affected by Martin-Bell syndrome. Of 6 girls, four were found carrier. Authors summarise the medical genetic characteristics of this syndrome which is the second most common genetic cause of mental retardation.

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@article{Horvth1990PublicHA, title={[Public health aspects of the Martin-Bell syndrome].}, author={M{\'a}rton Horv{\'a}th and E Andrew Czeizel}, journal={Orvosi hetilap}, year={1990}, volume={131 50}, pages={2757-8, 2761} }