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Genetic Disorders of the Indian Subcontinent [electronic resource]

  • Kumar, Dhavendra. editor.
  • 2004
Genetic Disorders of the Indian Subcontinent [electronic resource]
  • Data Type
    Book
  • Title/Author
    Genetic Disorders of the Indian Subcontinent[electronic resource] / edited by Dhavendra Kumar.
  • Author
    Kumar, Dhavendra., editor.
  • Authors
    SpringerLink (Online service)
  • Phy Desc.
    XVIII, 608 p. : online resource.
  • Contents Note
    Section A: Human Genetics and the Indian Subcontinent -- 1. The Indian subcontinent and human genetics: An introduction -- 2. Ethnic and cultural diversity -- 3. Genomic and gene diversity -- 4. Epidemiology of genetic diseases -- 5. Immunogenetic basis of variation and disease susceptibility -- 6. Consanguinity: cultural, religious and social aspects -- Section B: Selected Genetic Disorders -- 7. Congenital developmental anomalies -- 8. Malformation syndromes in India -- 9. Down syndrome in India -- 10. Inherited metabolic diseases among South Asians in the United Kingdom -- 11. Management of inherited metabolic diseases in India -- 12. Indian childhood cirrhosis and other metabolic liver diseases -- 13. Thalassaemias and other haemoglobinopathies -- 14. Disorders of haemostasis and thrombosis -- 15. Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency and other inherited red cell defects -- 16. Genetic neurological and psychiatric diseases -- 17. Inherited skeletal dysplasias and collagen diseases -- 18. Deafness and related syndromes -- 19. Genetic diseases of the eye in India -- 20. The genetics of cancer: the Indian subcontinent perspective -- 21. Diabetes mellitus and related disorders -- 22. Coronary heart disease and related diseases -- 23. Diseases of the kidney: clinical spectrum and genetics -- 24. The genetics of resistance to malaria -- Section C: Indian Subcontinent and Genetic Services -- 25. Genetic disorders and medical genetics in India -- 26. Genetic disorders and medical genetics in Sri Lanka -- 27. Genetic counselling for families from the Indian subcontinent -- 28. Ethical issues in clinical genetics and the Indian subcontinent.
  • Topical Term
    Medicine.
    Human genetics.
    Public health.
    Internal medicine.
    Biomedicine.
    Human Genetics.
    Internal Medicine.
    Public Health.
  • Host Item
    Springer eBooks
  • Additional Item
    Printed edition: 9789048162628
  • ISBN
    9781402022319
  • Language
    English