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Case Reports in Genetics
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 490408, 4 pages
Prenatal Diagnosis of Cystic Hygroma related to a Deletion of 16q24.1 with Haploinsufficiency of FOXF1 and FOXC2 Genes
1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, San Jose, CA 95128, USA
2Department of Pediatrics and Genetics, Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, San Jose, CA 95128, USA
Received 10 July 2012; Accepted 31 July 2012
Academic Editors: P. D. Cotter and C. López Ginés
Copyright © 2012 Matthew J. Garabedian et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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