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What are the tests for netherton's syndrome?
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Dr. Johanna Fricke
Pediatrics - Developmental & Behavioral
In brief: Netherton Syndrome
is diagnosed by molecular genetic testing for mutations of the SPINX gene on Chromosome 5q32.
Other tests to determine the level of severity are found on www.genecards.org/cgi-bin/carddisp.pl?gene=SPINK5&search=spink5. Geneticists, dermatologists & other specialists provide diagnosis & management. See: www.firstskinfoundation.org/content.cfm/Ichthyosis/Netherton-Syndrome-Fact-Sheet/page_id/901

In brief: Netherton Syndrome
is diagnosed by molecular genetic testing for mutations of the SPINX gene on Chromosome 5q32.
Other tests to determine the level of severity are found on www.genecards.org/cgi-bin/carddisp.pl?gene=SPINK5&search=spink5. Geneticists, dermatologists & other specialists provide diagnosis & management. See: www.firstskinfoundation.org/content.cfm/Ichthyosis/Netherton-Syndrome-Fact-Sheet/page_id/901
Dr. Johanna Fricke
Dr. Johanna Fricke
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Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine
In brief: Genetic
Genetic.

In brief: Genetic
Genetic.
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Dr. Michael Sparacino
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