Syndrome delineation. 1. Malformations and dysplasias.


A practical classification of genetic disorders and birth defects divides them into five categories: malformations, dysplasias, inborn errors of metabolism, deformities, and variant familial developmental patterns. The first two categories are discussed here. The last three will be discussed next month in part 2.

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@article{Herrmann1979SyndromeD1, title={Syndrome delineation. 1. Malformations and dysplasias.}, author={Jurgen Herrmann and John M Opitz}, journal={Postgraduate medicine}, year={1979}, volume={65 1}, pages={207-10, 212, 214} }