Chromosomal anomalies

There are large number of recognised chromosomal anomalies (many with eponymous names). When there is a change in the absolute number of chromosomes these are sub grouped as aneuploidic anomalies.

They can cause variable handicap - outcome ranging from some having no effect (in some balanced translocations) to others being fatal.

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rID: 14639
Tag: refs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Chromosomal abnomalities
  • Chromosomal anomaly

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