Natasha Shur, Author at Psychiatry Advisor

Natasha Shur

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Williams Syndrome

OVERVIEW: What every practitioner needs to know Williams syndrome (WS) is a disorder caused by a microdeletion on chromosome 7 which leads to characteristic facial features, heart disease (supravalvular aortic stenosis), developmental delay and/ or intellectual disability and failure to thrive. Patients with this diagnosis can have hypercalcemia and should be restricted from taking vitamins…

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