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Three new pedigrees of eye disease

  • 249 Pages
  • 1.91 MB
  • English
Printed by Adlard and Son , London
Eye Diseases, gen
ContributionsRoyal College of Surgeons of England
The Physical Object
Paginationp. 221-249, [4] folded plates ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26302536M

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A graphic representation of genetic inheritance. A diagram made up of a set of symbols that identify males and females; individuals affected by the trait being studied; and family relationships.

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Genetics Pedigree Worksheet A pedigree is a chart of a person’s ancestors that is used to analyze genetic inheritance of certain traits – especially diseases. The symbols used for a pedigree are: female, unaffected female, affected male, unaffected 3.

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Pedigree chart Autosomal Dominant Disorders unless they possess a new mutation. When one parent is affected (heterozygous) and the other parent is unaffected, approximately 1/2 of the offspring will be affected.

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Affected people first have normal vision, followed by decreased central visual acuity and distorted vision (metamorphopsia). Peripheral vision is not affected.Example Question #3: Inheritance Patterns, Pedigrees, And Genetic Disorders The pattern of inheritance of Syndrome V has been documented in a family.

According to the pedigree shown below, which mode of inheritance cannot explain the pattern?Missing: eye disease.