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Inherited Abnormality

A pre-determined consequence deriving from the genotype of the organisms parents. These can be caused by mutations in complete chromosomes or relatively smaller changes at the gene level. Non-Disjunction is a chromosomal defect while phenylketonuria is a genetic defect.

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... as an iron overload disorder resulting from the interaction between an inherited abnormality in iron transport and iron intake. Using the same approach, breast cancer in some ...

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