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Neurodevelopmental Disorders Across the LifespanA neuroconstructivist approach$
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Emily K. Farran and Annette Karmiloff-Smith

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9780199594818

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2012

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199594818.001.0001

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Clinical profile: Diagnosis and prognosis

Clinical profile: Diagnosis and prognosis

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(p.85) Chapter 4 Clinical profile: Diagnosis and prognosis
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Neurodevelopmental Disorders Across the Lifespan
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Kay Metcalfe

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199594818.003.0034

This chapter describes the clinical profile of Williams syndrome (WS) to illustrate how atypical development proceeds in WS. It covers physical appearance, cardiovascular abnormalities hypercalcaemia, orthopaedic and other connective-tissue problems, growth and puberty, genitourinary abnormalities, hearing and vision, endocrine abnormalities, neurological problems, gastrointestinal problems, motor and language development, personality and behaviour, adaptive behaviour, and prognosis.

Keywords:   Williams syndrome, atypical development, clinical profile, cardiovascular abnormalities, neurological problems

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