Introduction: Dominant Genetic Diseases
Dominant Genetic Diseases: Dominant diseases are genetic diseases that only require a single copy of the gene to be damaged. This error need only be inherited from one parent in order to get the disease. The bad gene from one parent dominates the other parent's good gene. There is no such thing as a "carrier" of a dominant disease because everyone who has the genetic error gets the disease.
Conditions list: The list of conditions in the Dominant Genetic Diseases group includes:
- Autosomal Dominant Genetic Diseases
- X-linked Dominant Genetic Diseases
Conditions by class: See also the full list of conditions in class genetic-dominant.
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