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Inheritance and Genetics of Megalocornea mental retardation syndrome

Genetics of Megalocornea mental retardation syndrome:

Megalocornea mental retardation syndrome is genetic in origin and exhibits autosomal recessive inheritance. Sporadic cases of the syndrome have also been noted in families without a history of mental retardation.

About inheritance and genetics:

Inheritance of Megalocornea mental retardation syndrome refers to whether the condition is inherited from your parents or "runs" in families. The level of inheritance of a condition depends on how important genetics are to the disease. Strongly genetic diseases are usually inherited, partially genetic diseases are sometimes inherited, and non-genetic diseases are not inherited. For general information, see Introduction to Genetics.


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