Genetics in Primary Care Institute (AAP)
The goal of this site is to increase collaboration in the care of children with known or suspected genetic disorders. It includes health supervision guidelines and other useful resources; represents a collaboration among the Health Resources & Services Administration, the Maternal and Child Health Bureau, and the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Understanding NF1 (Harvard University)
A medical resource about NF1 for parents, patients, and providers from the Harvard Medical School Center for Neurofibromatosis and Allied Disorders; offers several frequently asked questions and their answers.
What is NF1? (GSLC)
From the University of Utah's Genetic Science Learning Center, a brief educational program focusing on the genetics of NF1.
|Author:||David A. Stevenson, MD - 11/2004|
|Content Last Updated:||2/2009|
Copyright, University of Washington, Seattle. 1997-2004; (2002) http://www.geneclinics.org/servlet/access?db=geneclinics&site=gt&id=88.... In: GeneReviews at GeneTests: Medical Genetics Information Resource (database online). Available at http://www.genetests.org/. Accessed on 8/14/04.
A concise and well organized review of NF1 with a focus on gene testing.
Smith's Recognizable Patterns of Human Malformation.
5th ed. Philadelphia: W. B. Saunders Company; 1997. 0721661157
Concise reviews of syndromes with an emphasis on dysmorphology. Syndromes described in sections broken down into abnormalities, natural history, and etiology.