genetic disorder

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WALES will today become the first part of the UK to test people for a genetic condition that causes deadly high cholesterol.
FH is a genetic condition which causes high cholesterol levels in the blood leading to heart attacks in young adults.
24 ( ANI ): In a bid to promote the lives of people with Down syndrome as lives worth living, a law has been introduced in Ohio that bans doctors from performing abortions based on the diagnosis of the lifelong genetic condition.
I Am My Own Twin' I have a genetic condition called, Chimerism.
Cystic fibrosis is a life-shortening genetic condition that causes fatal lung damage.
Genomic sequencing speeds up the diagnosis of rare and complex genetic conditions.
Angela knew there was something wrong with Archie, who has a brother and three sisters, when he was very young and after a long battle to find out the cause of his reluctance to eat, Archie was diagnosed with genetic condition Neurofibromatosis type 1.
There have been reported incidents of Canadians being discriminated against by insurance companies on the basis that they have the potential to be affected by an inherited genetic condition (Joseph Hall, Study finds genetic discrimination by insurance firms, The Toronto Star, 9 June 2009; and CBC, "Genetic Discrimination," The National, 12 February 2012 cited in Walker at note 7).
AN event due to take place in the autumn may be of great benefit to those with the rare genetic condition tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC).
The results of a genetic test can confirm or rule out a suspected genetic condition or help determine a person's chance of developing or passing on a genetic disorder.
In fact, she has what is called heterochromia, a rare genetic condition wherein the eyes each have a different color but with no side effects to vision.
Dylan Brown lost his battle against a rare genetic condition at the weekend.
To have albinism is one thing; to be reduced to that genetic condition as your entire identity is another, in Kenya, people with albinism are taunted with jeers of "money," as their body parts are believed to be powerful ingredients, worth money, in witchcraft and as lucky charms.
Depending on the genetic condition, the preconception care plan may include surgical or medical management prior to or during pregnancy.
A SPECIAL fundraising appeal has been set-up in memory of a little boy who died of a rare genetic condition.