Smith's Recognizable Patterns of Human Malformation

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2014 BMA Medical Book Awards 1st Prize Award Winner in Illustrated Book category and Highly Commended in Paediatrics category!

Smith's Recognizable Patterns of Human Malformation has long been known asthe source to consult on multiple malformation syndromes of environmental and genetic etiology as well as recognizable disorders of unknown cause. This esteemed medical referencebook provides you with complete and authoritative, yet accessible guidanceto help accurately diagnose these human disorders, establish prognoses, and provide appropriate management and genetic counseling.



  • Recognize the visual signs of each environmental and genetic abnormality by consulting more than 1,500 full-color photographs and illustrations, many from the personal collections of Drs. Smith and Jones.
  • Find all the answers you need about normal and abnormal morphogenesis, minor anomalies and their relevance, clinical approaches to specific diagnoses, and normal standards of measurement for the entire spectrum of human malformation syndromes.


  • Efficiently identify genetic disorders in your patients with the inclusion of nearly20 recently recognized entities/syndromes, as well as new chapters on Microdeletions and Microduplication Syndromes.
  • Available digitally for the first time! You can now access Smith's as aneBook or online at Expert Consult.

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In this book author discussed commonly reported human syndromes in well structured and arrange manner with key anomalies in head lines and their colour pictures also included. I recommend this book for all pediatrician, they should be have this book during their searching for syndromes and birth defects. 

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