chromosome breakage syndrome


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chromosome breakage syndrome

Any of a group of inherited diseases in which chromosomes are more ↑ fragile–eg, ataxia-telangiectasia, Bloom syndrome, Fanconi syndrome, and xeroderma pigmentosum, resulting in ↑ susceptibility to certain Cas
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1992; Yunis 1983)--by numerous clinical observations, in particular, of patients suffering from hereditary chromosome breakage syndromes (Mathur et al.
Recent advances in chromosome breakage syndromes and their diagnosis.