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ERIC Number: EJ1073104
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2006-Dec
Pages: 8
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-1037-2911
"Give Me a Name for What's Wrong with Him": A Case Study of a Rare Chromosome Disorder
Gilmore, Linda; Campbell, Marilyn
Australian Journal of Guidance and Counselling, v16 n2 p225-232 Dec 2006
The case is presented of a young boy with a rare chromosome disorder involving an interstitial deletion on chromosome 16 (16q11.2q13). Background information on chromosome disorders is presented along with a review of previous findings about the developmental consequences of chromosome 16q deletions. The case description illustrates the developmental and educational difficulties that may be associated with rare chromosome disorders and raises some important issues for guidance and counselling professionals.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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