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Haematology of Down syndrome.

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Down syndrome is a common congenital disorder affecting approximately 1/1000 live births. Newborns and children with Down syndrome may present with many haematological problems. In addition, benign abnormalities of the blood count and blood film, which may manifest at any age, population-based and cancer-based registries and clinical trials suggest there is a approximately 12-fold increased risk of acute lymphoblastic leukaemia in the age group of 5-30 years that rises to approximately 40-fol...

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10.1136/adc.2006.104638

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Paediatrics, Molecular Medicine
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, RDM, Molecular Medicine, Biomedical Research
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Journal:
Archives of disease in childhood. Fetal and neonatal edition
Volume:
92
Issue:
6
Pages:
F503-F507
Publication date:
2007-11-05
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EISSN:
1468-2052
ISSN:
1359-2998
URN:
uuid:7f4319d3-2dc8-4ddb-a578-944f8f23d855
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33958
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pubs:33958

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