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Advances in Pediatrics

Medical Update for Children With Down Syndrome for the Pediatrician and Family Practitioner

  • Fran Hickey
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    Corresponding author.
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    Department of Pediatrics, Medical Director of The Anna and John Sie Center for Down syndrome, Children's Hospital Colorado, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 13123 East 16th Avenue, B155, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
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  • Erin Hickey
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    Department of Pediatrics, Medical Director of The Anna and John Sie Center for Down syndrome, Children's Hospital Colorado, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 13123 East 16th Avenue, B155, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
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  • Karen L. Summar
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    Department of Pediatrics George Washington University, Children's National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20010, USA
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      Down syndrome (DS), with an incidence of 1 in 691 live births, is the most common chromosomal cause of intellectual disability.

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