autosomal inherited diseases

autosomal inherited diseases congenital inherited diseases due to specific dominant or recessive genes carried on the X or Y chromosome (see autosomal- dominant inheritance; autosomal-recessive inheritance)
References in periodicals archive ?
The RET protooncogene is expressed in human tissues of neural crest origin and has been recognized as a susceptibility gene for several autosomal inherited diseases, such as the multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2 syndromes, familial medullary thyroid carcinoma, and Hirschsprung disease (HSCR) (1).
Full browser ?