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Ring chromosome 18


Other Names for this Disease

  • Chromosome 18 ring
  • R18
  • Ring 18
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Overview

These Web pages are updated as the Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center receives questions and as new information becomes available. If you don’t see many information resources on this page, it may be because the Information Center hasn’t yet received a question about this condition.
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Please contact us with your questions about Ring chromosome 18. We will answer your question and update these pages with new resources and information.

Basic Information

  • The Chromosome 18 Registry & Research Society is an advocacy organization composed of parents of individuals with chromosome 18 abnormalities. Click on the link above to view their information page on chromosome 18 ring.
  • Genetics Home Reference (GHR) contains information on Ring chromosome 18. This website is maintained by the National Library of Medicine.
  • The National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) is a federation of more than 130 nonprofit voluntary health organizations serving people with rare disorders. Click on the link to view information on this topic.
  • Unique is a source of information and support to families and individuals affected by rare chromosome disorders. Click on the link to view information about ring chromosome 18.

In Depth Information

  • Orphanet is a European reference portal for information on rare diseases and orphan drugs.  Access to this database is free of charge.
  • PubMed is a searchable database of medical literature and lists journal articles that discuss Ring chromosome 18. Click on the link to view a sample search on this topic.
Other Names for this Disease
  • Chromosome 18 ring
  • R18
  • Ring 18
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.