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heterozygous

Genetics (of an organism) having different alleles for any one gene
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heterozygous

[¦hed·ə·rō¦zī·gəs]
(genetics)
Of or pertaining to a heterozygote.
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The p.[Arg19.sup.*] MUTYH variant was detected heterozygously in a patient diagnosed with CRC at 43 years of age and a pathological stage of IIIa, while the p.Arg109Trp MUTYH variant was detected heterozygously in a patient diagnosed with CRC at 43 years of age and a pathological stage of I, as summarized in Table 1.
Furthermore, she made other procedural errors, such as ruling out heterozygously, ruling out antibodies using results from test procedures that usually inhibit those reactions, and failing to do antigen typing for the antibody marked as the answer.
On molecular analysis directed to the SOX9 gene, c.473C > T (p.A158V) mutation was found heterozygously. The fact that no mutation was found on analyses of the mother and father showed that the mutation was de novo.