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Guide for Genetic Consultation

  • Birgit Zirn
  • Karl Mehnert

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-v
  2. Birgit Zirn, Karl Mehnert
    Pages 1-15
  3. Birgit Zirn, Karl Mehnert
    Pages 17-63
  4. Birgit Zirn, Karl Mehnert
    Pages 65-79
  5. Birgit Zirn, Karl Mehnert
    Pages 81-91
  6. Birgit Zirn, Karl Mehnert
    Pages 93-105
  7. Birgit Zirn, Karl Mehnert
    Pages 107-127
  8. Birgit Zirn, Karl Mehnert
    Pages 129-187

About this book

Introduction

Supported by figures, tables and photos, this book illustrates the basics of genetic diagnostics, prenatal and reproductive medicine, syndromology and familial cancers. It also includes numerous illustrated examples of the most frequent genetic diseases, making it a valuable resource in genetic counselling.

This book is an essential tool for genetic counsellors, paediatricians, gynaecologists and all healthcare professionals who explain genetic issues to their patients. Useful also for teaching students. 

Keywords

Chromosomes Genetic inheritance Prenatal diagnosis Cytogenetics Heredities

Authors and affiliations

  • Birgit Zirn
    • 1
  • Karl Mehnert
    • 2
  1. 1.StuttgartGermany
  2. 2.Neu-UlmGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-04345-2
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-04344-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-04345-2
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
Industry Sectors
Pharma
Health & Hospitals
Biotechnology