ERIC Number: EJ603405
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Hereditary Hearing Loss.
Tran, LenhAnh P.; Grundfast, Kenneth M.
Volta Review, v99 n5 p63-69 1997
This article discusses inheritance patterns in hearing loss, epidemiology, clues to genetic causes, locating genes that cause hereditary disorders, genes related to hearing loss disorders in individuals with Usher syndrome, Waardenburg syndrome, Treacher-Collins syndrome, Branchio-oto-renal and Pendred syndromes, and the significance of finding genes that cause hearing loss. (Contains references.) (CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme Issue: Medical Aspects of Hearing Loss for the Consumer and the Professional.