Human Genetics

, Volume 80, Issue 4, pp 401–404

Interstitial deletion of chromosome 15: two cases

Authors

  • L. de F. Formiga
    • Service de GénétiqueCentre de Transfusion Sanguine
  • L. Poenaru
    • Laboratoire de Biochimie-GénétiqueCHU Cochin
  • F. Couronne
    • Service de PédiatrieClinique Claude Bernard
  • E. Flori
    • Service de GénétiqueCHU Haute-Pierre
  • J. L. Eibel
    • Service de GénétiqueCHU Haute-Pierre
  • M. M. Deminatti
    • Service de CytogénétiqueHôpital Calmette, CHU
  • J. B. Savary
    • Service de CytogénétiqueHôpital Calmette, CHU
  • J. L. Lai
    • Service de CytogénétiqueHôpital Calmette, CHU
  • S. Gilgenkrantz
    • Service de GénétiqueCentre de Transfusion Sanguine
  • M. Pierson
    • Service de Pédiatrie IHôpital d'enfants, CHU
Clinical Case Report

DOI: 10.1007/BF00273663

Cite this article as:
Formiga, L.d.F., Poenaru, L., Couronne, F. et al. Hum Genet (1988) 80: 401. doi:10.1007/BF00273663

Summary

Two cases of interstitial deletion of chromosome 15 with similar clinical features are presented. In one case, assay of hexosaminidase A enabled us to confirm that the structural gene is located between 15q22 and 15q25 and that it is included in the deletion.

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