Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
Dictionary » X chromosome

X chromosome

Introduction: X chromosome

Description of X chromosome

X chromosome: The female sex chromosome, being the differential sex chromosome carried by half the male gametes and all female gametes in human and other male-heterogametic species.
Source: MeSH 2007

X chromosome: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for X chromosome:

X chromosome as an Organ

X chromosome (organ): One of the two sex chromosomes...more »

X chromosome (organ): Humans have 2 sex determining chromosomes: the X chromosome and Y chromosome. Men are XY and women are XX. Only men have a Y chromosome.

X chromosome (organ): See X chromosome (organ information).

More information on organs: X chromosome:

Terms associated with X chromosome:

More specific terms for X chromosome:

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for X chromosome

Source - MeSH 2007

The following terms can be used for X chromosome

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of X chromosome

The following list attempts to classify X chromosome into categories where each line is subset of the next.

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

Interesting Medical Articles:

Medical dictionaries:

More Medical Dictionary Topics

  • Familial nuchal bleb
  • Familial occurrence of total leukonychia, trichelemmal cysts and ciliary dystrophy
  • Familial occurrence of total LeukOnychia, Trichilemmal cysts and Ciliary dystrophy with dominant autosomal Heredity
  • Familial olivopontocerebellar atrophy
  • Familial opposable triphalangeal thumbs associated with duplication of the big toes
  • Familial opposable triphalangeal thumbs duplication of the
  • Familial opticoacoustic nerve degeneration and polyneuropathy
  • Familial ossicular malformations
  • Familial osteoectasia
  • Familial ovarian cancer
  • Familial Paget's disease of bone
  • Familial Pancreatic carcinoma

    Find out more

    Search to find out more about X chromosome:

    powered by

    By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

    Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise