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Biosocial correlates and spatial distribution of consanguinity in South America
(Wiley-liss, Div John Wiley & Sons Inc, 2016-05)
Objective: To analyze potential biosocial factors in consanguineous unions according to the level of consanguinity and its spatial distribution in South America. Methods: The data used came from the Latin American Collaborative ...
Early detection of leprosy by examination of household contacts, determination of serum anti-PGL-1 antibodies and consanguinity
(Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Ministério da Saúde, 2011)
A cross-sectional clinical trial in which the serum anti-phenolic glycolipid (anti-PGL-1) antibodies were analysed in household contacts (HHC) of patients with leprosy as an adjunct early leprosy diagnostic marker was ...
Consanguinity by random isonymy and socioeconomic development in Argentina: a population study
(Cambridge University Press, 2016-10)
In human populations various flexible, labile and interdependent structures (genetic, demographic, socioeconomic) co-exist, each of which can be organized in an hierarchical order corresponding to administrative entities. ...
NEWLY RECOGNIZED AUTOSOMAL RECESSIVE FACIOTHORACOSKELETAL SYNDROME
We report on 2 brothers, born to consanguineous parents presenting thin/long face, small ears, blepharophimosis, malar hypoplasia, long neck, pectus excavatum, brachy-camptodactyly, and sacral dimple. We suspect that these ...
Consanguinity and founder effect for Gaucher disease mutation G377S in a population from Tabuleiro do Norte, Northeastern Brazil
(John Wiley & Sons LtdMalden, 2014-11-08)
Gaucher’s disease (GD) is caused by a β-glucocerebrosidase deficiency, leading to the accumulation of glucocerebroside in the reticuloendothelial system. The prevalence of GD in Tabuleiro do Norte (TN) (1:4000) is ...
HLA COMPLEX IN WERNER'S DISEASE
(Clinical Immunology National Center and National Center for Rheumatic Diseases, SAS-UCV., 2016)
Overdenture as a restorative option for hypocalcified-hypoplastic amelogenesis imperfecta: a case report.
AIM: The aim of this report is to describe the restorative treatment of an 18-year-old patient diagnosed with autosomal recessive hypocalcified-hypoplastic amelogenesis imperfecta (AI). BACKGROUND: Esthetic and functional ...