|Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA)||
The chemical sequence found in genes, and which allows for the transmission of inherited information from generation to generation.
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For more details visit http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/002346.htm
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A pattern of inheritance whereby a single gene mutation may lead to a specific genetic disease. Children of an individual affected with a dominantly inherited condition (often referred to as autosomal dominant if the gene is not located on the X or Y chromosomes) have a 50% chance to inherit the gene mutation.
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Speech that is characteristically slurred, slow, and difficult to produce (difficult to understand). The person with dysarthria may also have problems controlling the pitch, loudness, rhythm, and voice qualities of their speech. Definition from: http://www.medterms.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=11180
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