PMID: 42576Nov 1, 1979

Variable X chromosomal abnormalities in patients with stigmata of Turner syndrome

International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics : the Official Organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics
R S VermaH Dosik


Four cases with suspected sex chromosomal abnormalities and clinical features and endocrine data typical of Turner syndrome are presented. Chromosome preparations made from skin fibroblasts and peripheral blood and multiple banding techniques employed to map the genes of their X chromosomes showed variable results. A review of the literature also revealed conflicting findings regarding the mapping of genes on the X chromosome. Despite different cytogenetic findings, the clinical features of the four cases presented were quite similar.


Aug 1, 1984·International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics : the Official Organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics·J A PortuondoA Uribarren


Mar 1, 1976·Canadian Journal of Genetics and Cytology. Journal Canadien De Génétique Et De Cytologie·R S Verma, H A Lubs
Feb 16, 1978·Human Genetics·C T RubensteinH Dosik
Jul 7, 1976·Human Genetics·L I BaranovskayaT G Tsvetkova
Mar 12, 1976·Human Genetics·M Bartsch-SandhoffW Scholz
Jan 1, 1975·Hereditas·A de la ChapelleP Aro
Apr 15, 1976·Human Genetics·P KaiserE Daume
Sep 21, 1972·The New England Journal of Medicine·R BoyarL Hellman
Jan 1, 1974·Clinical Genetics·G E SartoK Patau

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