This content is PDF only. Please click on the PDF icon to access.
Medical workers in many fields are indebted to Victor McKusick for preparing this new edition of his esteemed monograph. That it is half again as long as its predecessor reflects a remarkable advance in our knowledge of these diseases during the past 6 years. Homocystinuria, the subject of one chapter, was unknown when the second edition was written. Ochronosis now is awarded the recognition of a chapter even though the primary genetic defect does not reside in the connective tissue proper. The segregation of a confusing and seemingly overlapping group of skeletal disorders (Hurler and Morquio syndromes among others) into
Heritable Disorders of Connective Tissue.. Ann Intern Med. ;65:623. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-65-3-623_1
Download citation file:
Published: Ann Intern Med. 1966;65(3):623.
Copyright © 2018 American College of Physicians. All Rights Reserved.
Print ISSN: 0003-4819 | Online ISSN: 1539-3704
Conditions of Use