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autosome

[′ȯd·ō‚sōm]
(genetics)
Any chromosome other than a sex chromosome.
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Hermansky-Pudlak syndrome (HPS) is an autosomal recessive disorder caused by mutations in one of ten different genes that lead to platelet dense granule deficiency.
Increased occurrence of pericardial effusion in patients with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease.
involvement of region (peripheral, sectorial and pericentral), involvement of organ (syndromic and non-syndromic), age of onset (early or late onset) and mode of inheritance (autosomal dominant, autosomal recessive, X-linked and simplex/unknown).
RP may be inherited in an autosomal dominant (adRP), autosomal recessive (arRP) or an X-linked recessive pattern.
Autosomal dominant chorea-acanthocytosis with polyglutamine-contai-ning neuronal inclusions.
The mode of inheritance is autosomal or X-linked, and can be dominant or recessive.
This strongly suggested an autosomal recessive mode of inheritance.
Two large acrocentric autosomal pairs, which can be reliably recognized are arranged as the first and second pairs in the complement.
3 Mode of inheritance: Autosomal dominant Syndrome: Muir-Torre syndrome, variant of Lynch syndrome
Keywords: Autosomal dominant, Facial palsy, Five generations.
The characteristic feature of malignant infantile osteopetrosis (MIOP), an autosomal recessive disorder, is the decreased activity of osteoclasts leading to generalized bone osteosclerosis.
Prevalence of cardiovascular events in patients with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease.

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