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Genetic Diagnosis of Endocrine Disorders

Genetic Diagnosis of Endocrine Disorders, Second Edition provides users with a comprehensive reference that is organized by endocrine grouping, i.e, thyroid, pancreas, parathyroid, pituitary, adrenal, and reproductive and bone, discussing the genetic and molecular basis for the diagnosis of various disorders.

The book emphasizes the practical nature of diagnosing a disease, including which tests should be done for the diagnosis of diabetes mellitus in adults and children, which genes should be evaluated for subjects with congenital hypothyroidism, which genetic tests should be ordered in obese patients or for those with parathyroid carcinoma, and the rationale behind testing for multiple endocrine neoplasia.

Hardbound, 352 Pages

Published: July 2015

Imprint: Academic Press

ISBN: 978-0-12-800892-8


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