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Down Syndrome (cont.)

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The National Down Syndrome Society

National Down Syndrome Congress

National Association for Down Syndrome

International Mosaic Down Syndrome Association

Down Syndrome Online

Down Syndrome Clinics in the USA

International Down Syndrome Clinics

Down Syndrome Clinical Trials

The Arc National Headquarters

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In 1866, Down described clinical characteristics of the syndrome that now bears his name.

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