Chromosome 18q-

Common Name(s)

Chromosome 18q-

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Chromosome 18q-" for support, advocacy or research.

The Chromosome 18 Registry & Research Society

Our mission is to help individuals with chromosome 18 abnormalities overcome the obstacles they face so they might lead happy, healthy, and productive lives.

Last Updated: 11 Apr 2013

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Unique - Understanding Chromosome Disorders

Our mission is to inform, support and alleviate the isolation of anyone affected by a rare chromosome disorder and to raise public awareness.

Last Updated: 21 Jul 2014

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Chromosome 18q-" for support, advocacy or research.

The Chromosome 18 Registry & Research Society

Our mission is to help individuals with chromosome 18 abnormalities overcome the obstacles they face so they might lead happy, healthy, and productive lives.

http://www.chromosome18.org

Last Updated: 11 Apr 2013

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Unique - Understanding Chromosome Disorders

Our mission is to inform, support and alleviate the isolation of anyone affected by a rare chromosome disorder and to raise public awareness.

http://www.rarechromo.org

Last Updated: 21 Jul 2014

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General Resources

Little Yellow Book

A parents guide to rare chromosome disorders

Updated 4 Mar 2013

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Chromosome 18q-" returned 38 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Identification of complex chromosome 18 rearrangements by FISH and array CGH in two patients with apparent isochromosome 18q.
 

Author(s): Amy M Breman, Frank J Probst, Maria A Blazo, Christian P Schaaf, Erin K Roney, William J Craigen, Carlos A Bacino, Sau Wai Cheung

Journal: Am. J. Med. Genet. A. 2011 Jun;155A(6):1465-8.

 

Last Updated: 23 May 2011

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Omega-shaped anomaly of the umbilical artery: association with chromosome 18q deletion.
 

Author(s): Ori Shen, Ron Rabinowitz, Simcha Yagel, Hagay Avnet

Journal: J Ultrasound Med. 2011 Apr;30(4):581-2.

 

Last Updated: 4 Apr 2011

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Prognostic values of chromosome 18q microsatellite alterations in stage II colonic carcinoma.
 

Author(s): Wei Wang, Guo-Qiang Wang, Xiao-Wei Sun, Gong Chen, Yuan-Fang Li, Li-Yi Zhang, Hai-Bo Qiu, Chun-Yu Huang, You-Qing Zhan, Zhi-Wei Zhou

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2010 Dec;16(47):6026-34.

 

To investigate the prognostic value of chromosome 18q microsatellite alterations (MA) in stage II colon cancer.

Last Updated: 15 Dec 2010

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The terms "Chromosome 18q-" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Chromosome 18q-syndrome and 1p terminal duplication in a patient with bilateral vesico-ureteral reflux: case report and literature revision.
 

Author(s): Elisa Brandigi, Francesco Molinaro, Anna Lavinia Bulotta, Rossella Angotti, Maria Pavone, Mario Messina

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Vesico-ureteral reflux (VUR) is a dynamic event in which a retrograde flow of urine is present into the upper tracts. VUR may occur isolated or in association with other congenital abnormalities or as part of syndromic entities. We present a patient with a bilateral primary VUR, syndromic ...

Last Updated: 18 Mar 2013

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Development of Non-invasive Prenatal Test for Microdeletion/Duplication and Other Genetic Syndromes Based on Fetal DNA Isolated From Maternal Blood
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Microdeletion Syndromes; Trisomy 21; Trisomy 18; Trisomy 13; Sex Chromosome Abnormalities

 

Last Updated: 8 Apr 2014

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Development of Non-invasive Prenatal Screening Test for Microdeletions Based on Fetal DNA Isolated From Maternal Blood
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Trisomy 21; Trisomy 18; Trisomy 13; Sex Chromosome Abnormalities; Microdeletion Syndromes

 

Last Updated: 27 Aug 2014

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