SLOS is a genetic disorder that affects the development of children . For more detailed information please see the SLOS Advocacy and . as well as providing an open forum of communication for SLOS families . Remembering September 11, 2001. Welcome to The Smith-Lemli-Opitz/RSH .
. of RSH/SLOS. In all knows affected RSH/SLOS pregnancies tested to date . If the biochemical diagnosis of RSH/SLOS was not made in this . Since 1993, more than 150 pregnancies at risk for RSH/SLOS have been . For RSH/SLOS prenatal testing by CVS, the following samples should be . 7-dehydrocholesterol Since the gene for RSH/SLOS has recently been . However, because experience with prenatal diagnosis of RSH/SLOS by . Accordingly, we have prepared the following information and . of patients who carry a clinical diagnosis of RSH/SLOS have not had .
. “SLOS type II” as possibly distinct from classical SLOS was proposed . and to separate out children with SLOS-like syndromes who do not have . all patients with both classical SLOS and the more severe SLOS type II . for SLOS is that other syndromes not previously linked with SLOS have . since 1964, the genetic cause of SLOS remained elusive for many years . of SLOS, but midline clefts occur in the rare SLOS patient manifesting . of SLOS by physical criteria alone, because when SLOS is diagnosed . has been so great that separate disorders – types I and II SLOS – have .