Patterns of inheritance

This section covers some of the more common inherited conditions patterns. Specific conditions and rare disorders often have a genetic basis, however, there will still often be a variety of causes.

Autosomal Dominant V2


These causes may include a single abnormal gene (mongenic), a chromosomal abnormality or a genetic predisposition which is allied to other factors.


Each of these three causes will be covered in this section.


Single abnormal gene (mongenic) disorders:

Chromosomal disorders:

Genetic Pre-disposition allied to other factors


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