ERIC Number: EJ611265
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Communication Disorders in the 22Q11.2 Microdeletion Syndrome.
Solot, Cynthia B.; Knightly, Carol; Handler, Steven D.; Gerdes, Marsha; McDonald-McGinn, Donna M.; Moss, Edward; Wang, Paul; Cohen, Marilyn; Randall, Peter; Larossa, Don; Driscoll, Deborah; Emanuel, Beverly S.; Zackai, Elaine H.
Journal of Communication Disorders, v33 n3 p187-204 May-Jun 2000
The 22q11.2 microdeletion syndrome is a genetic disorder in children with many concomitant medical and developmental problems. Communication disorders are among the most common features of this syndrome and include articulation, language, resonance, and voice problems. Awareness of these features and a multidisciplinary approach are necessary for the identification and treatment of the complex problems present in this population. (Contains references.) (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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