GENETIC DISORDER

the name that is given to any disease or condition that is due to an abnormality of a gene or chromosome such as a mutation. Also called inherited disorder,

GENETIC DISORDER: "A genetic disorder is caused by the abnormality of a gene."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GENETIC DISORDER," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/genetic-disorder/ (accessed August 24, 2019).
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