Orthoplastic Surgery & Orthopedic Care International Journal

Routine Orthopedic Clinics can Detect Genetic Involvements

  • Open or Close Hit Kishore Goswami*

    Department of Genetics, Barkatullah University, India

    *Corresponding author: Hit Kishore Goswami, Retired Professor of Genetics, Barkatullah University, Bhopal 24, Kaushalnagar, P.O. Misrod, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, 462047, India

Submission: January 25, 2018; Published: February 28, 2018

DOI: 10.31031/OOIJ.2018.01.000514

ISSN: 2578-0069
Volume1 Issue3


Based on field work in tribal areas/isolated settled populations and family studies over several years this short note describes the importance of orthopaedic clinics which can also monitor many hemoglobin disorders by undertaking family studies for genetic counseling.

Keywords: Hemoglobin disorders and orthopaedic complications; Genetic significance of deformations; Orthopaedic clinics; Evolutionary significance of skeletal disorders; Field surveys in remote areas to search bony deformities.

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