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July 15, 2019:
My brothers have bronchial asthma and my parents kept on saying they inherited it from my paternal grandfather, who had bronchial asthma, too. Is that possible? What type of inheritance pattern is it?
May 7, 2018:
What are the chances that a child will end up with fragile x if mom is a fragile x carrier with 63 cgg repeat and 1 agg interruption?
March 23, 2018:
None of my family is colorblind in the last 3 generations, except me (I am male). I believe that it’s a genetic mutation that just happened to make me colorblind. Is this the most likely explanation?
October 18, 2017:
Dad is color blind, mom isn’t. They have 2 daughters and both are not color blind. When the girls marry someone who isn’t color blind, will their kids be color blind?
June 28, 2017:
I have sickle cell trait and my husband does not. We have had two children with sickle cell trait. Does that mean our third one will not?
March 7, 2017:
Can a baby be born lactose intolerant?
February 27, 2017:
I am worried about familial ALS because I have rs3849942(A;A). Does this mean I for sure will end up with ALS?
November 15, 2016:
I know someone with a balanced translocation. The doctor said there are four possible combinations for her kids. Can you explain what they are?
November 8, 2016:
Is there any proof that scoliosis is hereditary?
August 31, 2016:
Why is there more of a chance for transmission of Down syndrome if one parent has a balanced translocation?
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