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Y-linked Genetic Diseases

Y-linked Genetic Diseases: Introduction

The Y chromosome is a sex-linked chromosome. Men are XY and women are XX, so only men have a Y chromosome. The Y chromosome is very small and contains few genes. Hence, there are very-few Y-linked diseases.

See also articles Introduction to Genetics and Introduction to Genetic Diseases. ...more »

Symptoms of Y-linked Genetic Diseases

  • Symptoms can vary considerably depending on the particular condition involved.
  • Genetic anomaly
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Causes of Y-linked Genetic Diseases

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