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Williams syndrome

Other Names for this Disease
  • WBS
  • Williams-Beuren syndrome
  • WMS
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Management Guidelines

  • GeneReviews provides current, expert-authored, peer-reviewed, full-text articles describing the application of genetic testing to the diagnosis, management, and genetic counseling of patients with specific inherited conditions. Click on the link to view the article on this topic.
  • Management guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics: Health Care Supervision for Children With Williams Syndrome
    Pediatrics, Vol. 107 No. 5 May 2001, pp. 1192-1204
    A statement of reaffirmation for this policy was published on September 1, 2005

Clinical Trials & Research for this Disease

  • lists trials that are studying or have studied Williams syndrome. Click on the link to go to to read descriptions of these studies.