Clinical and genetic approach to the dysmorphic child

Luigi Tarani, Ginevra Micangeli, Debora Rasio, Silvia Ottombrino, Natascia Liberati, Diego De Angelis, Valentina Carito, Antonio Greco, Mauro Ceccanti, Marco Fiore
2018 Biomedical Reviews  
The child affected by a malformative syndrome represents a care challenge for the pediatrician. He is in fact the heart of the multidisciplinary team that has to manage the patient, trying to control the complications of his/her syndrome and promoting the correct psychophysical development. What we must not forget is that the pediatrician provides a continuous support to the child's family, assisting them from the diagnosis to the management of problems related to the syndrome. This encourages
more » ... e. This encourages the continuous follow-up of these children remembering also that the pediatrician is fundamental in the clinical management of the syndrome and for facilitating the social integration of these children. Biomed Rev 2018; 29: 37-46
doi:10.14748/bmr.v29.5848 fatcat:45bfxtoobfcejg5utk4cxgpbzu