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The prevalence and diagnosis rates of Klinefelter syndrome: an Australian comparison

Amy S Herlihy, Jane L Halliday, Megan L Cock and Robert I McLachlan
Med J Aust 2011; 194 (1): 24-28.
  • Amy S Herlihy1,2,3,4
  • Jane L Halliday1,5
  • Megan L Cock2
  • Robert I McLachlan2,3,4

  • 1 Public Health Genetics, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, VIC.
  • 2 Andrology Australia, Melbourne, VIC.
  • 3 Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Monash University, Melbourne, VIC.
  • 4 Clinical Andrology, Prince Henry’s Institute of Medical Research, Melbourne, VIC.
  • 5 Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC.

Correspondence: amy.herlihy@mcri.edu.au

Acknowledgements: 

The authors would like to thank Merilyn Riley of the VBDR, Alice Jaques and Evelyne Muggli of Public Health Genetics at the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, and staff at the cytogenetics laboratories across Victoria for help with data collection. We are also grateful for the thoughtful suggestions of our reviewers. All authors are supported by funding from the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia.

Competing interests:

None identified.

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