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Genetics and hearing loss

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Published by Singular Pub. Group in San Diego, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Deafness -- Genetic aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index

    Statementedited by Charles I. Berlin and Bronya J.B. Keats
    SeriesA Singular audiology textbook, Singular audiology text
    ContributionsBerlin, Charles I, Keats, Bronya J. B
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 133 p. :
    Number of Pages133
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16975854M
    ISBN 100769301037
    LC Control Number99045186

    Both novice and experienced clinicians, medical geneticists, researchers and teachers will find an impressive wealth of information."--Trends in Genetics "Although several books on genetic hearing impairment are available, this 2nd edition gives the most comprehensive and updated information and should -within the field- be considered 'the book. Genetics of Hearing Loss. About half of all cases of childhood deafness are due to heredity or genetics. This means that the deafness has been passed down through the family. Even if you don't know anyone in your family who has a hearing loss, there may be a genetic reason for your child’s hearing loss.

    Hearing loss is the most common sensory defect in humans, affecting normal communication in 10 percent of people aged 65 years or older. In most cases, hearing loss is a multifactorial disorder cau Cited by: Foreword. Preface. Contributors. Acknowledgements. Part I Background. Chapter 1 Basic mechanisms of hearing and hearing impairment, Karen P Steel and Alan Plamer.. Chapter 2 Basic genetic mechanisms, Andrew P Read.. Chapter 3 Methods of identifying hearing loss genes, Bruno Dallapiccola, Rita Mingarelli and Andrew P Read.. Chapter 4 The use of gene libraries in the study of the molecular. Anyone with deafness? Hearing loss? Eye problems? White forelock? Mental retardation? Kidney problems? Genetics of Hearing loss. 1/ to 1/ children born with profound hearing loss; 50% hearing loss has a genetic cause 1/3 related to syndrome; 2/3 nonsyndromic; 76% recessive genes; 20% dominant genes; 4% X-linked genes; Hearing loss.

    When subjecting hearing loss to the nature vs. nurture debate, we are left with the staggering reality that hearing loss may occur to anyone, at any age, regardless of genetics. Years of exposure to damaging volumes, beginning at a young age with earbuds blasting loud music to occupationally hazardous sounds, whether you are a dentist or a construction worker, to the decline of hearing that. Many parents are unfamiliar with how hearing loss could be caused by genetic factors. As you work to identify the cause of your child's hearing loss, it will be helpful to have a basic understanding of genetics and the major categories of inheritance. Shodair Children’s Hospital’s Department of Medical Genetics works to meet the genetic needs of Montanans through diagnosis, consultation, support for families, outreach, scholarship, and education. We work closely with specialists, hospitalists, and NICU/PICU providers around the state to recommend and initiate appropriate metabolic and.


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Genetics and hearing loss Download PDF EPUB FB2

SyntaxTextGen not activatedGenetic Hearing Loss pdf into syndromic and nonsyndromic categorical directions in its coverage of the genetics behind hearing loss. Authored by 60 internationally recognized researchers, the book describes the normal development of the ear, updates the classification and epidemiology of hearing loss, and surveys the usage of audiometric.

The most common forms of genetic hearing loss are due to the dominant and recessive genes of which 15% is from dominant, 70% from recessive, and 15% results from other modes of .Genetics of Ebook. Loss—Nonsyndromic. Kay W. Chang, MD. Hearing loss is the most common sensory impairment in humans and currently disables million people across the world.

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