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A short but comprehensive report from a group of experts convened by WHO. Brief review of pertinent aspects of methods in medical genetics for screening, present status of therapy and prevention, counseling, outlook for the future, and recommendations for clinical work and research. Tables in the first appendix on the frequency of genetic disorders; a second appendix listing genetic diseases that may be diagnosed prenatally. Recommended for all clinical libraries.
Genetic Disorders: Prevention, Treatment, and Rehabilitation. Report of a WHO Scientific Group.. Ann Intern Med. 1973;78:171. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-78-1-171_5
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1973;78(1):171.
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