Christchurch chromosome

Christchurch chromosome

An abnormal small acrocentric chromosome (no. 21 or 22) with complete or almost complete deletion of the short arm; found in cultured leukocytes in some cases of chronic lymphocytic leukaemia, also in some normal relatives of patients.


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