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Human Genetics

, Volume 67, Issue 1, pp 107–107 | Cite as

No marker (X) syndrome in autistic children

  • Philippus A. Venter
  • Johann Op't Hof
  • Dennis J. Coetzee
  • Christine Van der Walt
  • Andries E. Retief
Short Communications

Keywords

Internal Medicine Metabolic Disease Autistic Child 
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References

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© Springer-Verlag 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • Philippus A. Venter
    • 1
  • Johann Op't Hof
    • 1
  • Dennis J. Coetzee
    • 2
  • Christine Van der Walt
    • 3
  • Andries E. Retief
    • 4
  1. 1.Genetic ServicesDepartment of Health and WelfarePretoriaRepublic of South Africa
  2. 2.Department Human GeneticsUniversity of Orange Free StateBloemfonteinRepublic of South Africa
  3. 3.New Hope SchoolPretoriaRepublic of South Africa
  4. 4.Department Cytogenetics, Tygerberg Hospital and Medical SchoolUniversity of StellenboschTygerbergRepublic of South Africa

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