La Sindrome di Down prima della scoperta da parte di Sir John Langdon Down (1866)

Translated title of the contribution: Down syndrome before Sir John Langdon Down's discovery (1866)

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It was attempted to identify published descriptions and reports of skeletal remains, figurines and paintings of suggested or supposed instance of Down Syndrome predating John Langdon Down's initial account of the condition in 1866. Artistic representation of malformation syndromes has been of ongoing interest, often as a point of departure for discussion of medical history.

Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)240-242
Number of pages3
JournalRivista di Medicina di Laboratorio
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2004


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