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Estivill X, Fortina P, Surrey S, Rabionet R, Melchionda S, et al

Connexin-26 mutations in sporadic and inherited sensorineural deafness

Lancet (Feb) 351:394-398 1998

Nothing to do with nephrology directly in this paper, but the new findings regarding the genetic origins of non-syndromic deafness may be of interest to nephrologists considering a possible diagnosis of hereditary deafness-kidney disease syndromes.

The abstract of this paper is available from the National Library of Medicine's PubMed site: click here .