Genetically inherited conditions

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Only effects a very small number of people. 

Down's syndrome

  • Chromosomal disorder
  • Have one extra chromosome - a pair becomes a three 
  • Appearance - slanty eyes, extra fold on eyelid, shorter, stubby hands & feet. 
  • Lower than average intelligence
  • Tend to be very loving

PKU

  • Cause - a pair of faulty recessive…

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