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Carrier diagnosis of the fragile X syndrome--a challenge in antenatal clinics.

Authors
Type
Published Article
Journal
American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology
0002-9378
Publisher
Elsevier
Publication Date
Volume
172
Issue
4 Pt 1
Pages
1236–1239
Identifiers
PMID: 7726262
Source
Medline
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Unknown

Abstract

Pregnant relatives should be informed of the availability of screening for fragile X carrier status in families with a member having clinical fragile X syndrome. Antenatal clinics offer a good gateway for approaching families with this inherited developmental defect.

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