autosomal dominant hearing loss

autosomal dominant hearing loss

[‚ȯd·ə¦sōm·əl ¦däm·ə·nənt ′hēr·iŋ ‚lȯs]
(medicine)
Typically, a progressive form of hearing loss in which one of an individual's two copies of the autosomal dominant hearing loss gene is mutated.
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Targeted high-throughput sequencing identifies pathogenic mutations in KCNQ4 in two large Chinese families with autosomal dominant hearing loss.
Autosomal dominant hearing loss tends to be milder and occur later, often in the second to third decades of life.
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