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Related to familial: familial hypercholesterolemia, familial Mediterranean fever, familial dysautonomia, Familial adenomatous polyposis, familial tremor

familial

[fə′mil·yəl]
(biology)
Of, pertaining to, or occurring among the members of a family.
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FCS is a rare, genetic disorder and may also be called familial chylomicronemia or Fredrickson Type 1 hyperlipoproteinemia, or familial lipoprotein lipase deficiency.
Familial Mediterranean fever is an inherited disorder affecting several ethnic groups in the Middle East and Mediterranean countries.
The also stipulated the creation of Familial Guidance Directorate to provide guidance and awareness services through various centres and offices.
The Heart of the Family Campaign aims to increase awareness of, and testing for, hereditary high cholesterol; a disease known as Familial Hypercholesterolaemia or FH.
The new study is the first to examine the relationship between depression and low back pain using twin data to control for genetic and familial factors.
ALS is divided into two groups: those who have a familial history of ALS and those who have a sporadic, or random, case of ALS.
Gil Ast and colleagues administered phosphatidylserine to cells derived from familial dysautonomia patients and observed an increase in gene function as well as higher levels of IKAP.
Non-isotopic RNase cleavage assay for mutation detection in MEFV, the gene responsible for familial Mediterranean fever, in a cohort of Greek patients.
The frequency is one in five hundred for heterozygous familial hypercholesterolemia (HeFH) and one in a million that are homozygous famililal hypercholesterolemia.
C'est le fils de la victime qui a alerte la police apres avoir remarque, en rentrant au domicile familial, des traces de sang sur les lieux ainsi que l'absence de sa mere.
NNA - 18/02/2012 Three feminist Women's groups; The National Alliance for Legalizing the Protection of Women against Familial Violence, Enough Violence and Exploitation{Kafa} and the Gathering for the Protection of Women staged a sit-in to protest the amendment of the law protecting women against domestic and family violence by the parliament sub-commission.
BERLIN - The factors that patients report to be triggers of familial hemiplegic migraine appear to coincide in many instances with the same triggers reported by migraine patients with and without aura, according to findings from a questionnaire-based study.