1p36 Deletion Syndrome (cont.)
Charles Patrick Davis, MD, PhD
Dr. Charles "Pat" Davis, MD, PhD, is a board certified Emergency Medicine doctor who currently practices as a consultant and staff member for hospitals. He has a PhD in Microbiology (UT at Austin), and the MD (Univ. Texas Medical Branch, Galveston). He is a Clinical Professor (retired) in the Division of Emergency Medicine, UT Health Science Center at San Antonio, and has been the Chief of Emergency Medicine at UT Medical Branch and at UTHSCSA with over 250 publications.
William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR
Dr. Shiel received a Bachelor of Science degree with honors from the University of Notre Dame. There he was involved in research in radiation biology and received the Huisking Scholarship. After graduating from St. Louis University School of Medicine, he completed his Internal Medicine residency and Rheumatology fellowship at the University of California, Irvine. He is board-certified in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology.
In this Article
- 1p36 deletion syndrome facts
- What is and what causes 1p36 deletion syndrome?
- What are the characteristics, signs, and symptoms of 1p36 deletion syndrome?
- What is the treatment for 1p36 deletion syndrome?
- What is the prognosis and life expectancy for 1p36 deletion syndrome?
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Current research is focusing on collecting blood from families with a child who has been diagnosed with a chromosomal disorder including microdeletions in order to further develop a non-invasive prenatal screening test based on fetal DNA isolated from maternal blood.
Medically reviewed by Margaret Walsh, MD; American Board of Pediatrics
rarechromo.org. 1p36 Study Day Report.
The Ashlyn Horry Foundation. About Us.
U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health. 1p36 Deletion Syndrome.
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