Fanconi's anaemia


Fanconi's anaemia
Defect in thymine-dimer excision from DNA predisposing to development of leukaemia.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • Fanconi's anaemia — noun a rare congenital anemia characterized by pancytopenia and hypoplasia of the bone marrow • Syn: ↑Fanconi s anemia, ↑congenital pancytopenia • Hypernyms: ↑anemia, ↑anaemia, ↑genetic disease, ↑genetic disorder, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fanconi's anaemia — an autosomal recessive disorder characterized by severe aplastic anaemia (failure of the bone marrow to produce blood cells, either red or white) and an increased predisposition to malignancy. It also causes mental retardation, poor growth,… …   Medical dictionary

  • Fanconi's anaemia — an autosomal recessive disorder characterized by severe aplastic anaemia (failure of the bone marrow to produce blood cells, either red or white) and an increased predisposition to malignancy. It also causes mental retardation, poor growth,… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Fanconi anemia, complementation group C — Fanconi anemia, complementation group C, also known as FANCC, is a human gene.cite web | title = Entrez Gene: FANCC Fanconi anemia, complementation group C| url = http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=gene Cmd=ShowDetailView… …   Wikipedia

  • Fanconi's anemia — noun a rare congenital anemia characterized by pancytopenia and hypoplasia of the bone marrow • Syn: ↑Fanconi s anaemia, ↑congenital pancytopenia • Hypernyms: ↑anemia, ↑anaemia, ↑genetic disease, ↑genetic disorder, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fanconi anemia — DiseaseDisorder infobox Name = Fanconi Anemia ICD10 = ICD10|D|61|0|d|60 ICD9 = ICD9|284.0 ICDO = Caption = OMIM = 227650 OMIM mult = MedlinePlus = 000334 eMedicineSubj = ped eMedicineTopic = 3022 DiseasesDB = 4745 MeshID = D005199 Fanconi anemia… …   Wikipedia

  • congenital pancytopenia — noun a rare congenital anemia characterized by pancytopenia and hypoplasia of the bone marrow • Syn: ↑Fanconi s anemia, ↑Fanconi s anaemia • Hypernyms: ↑anemia, ↑anaemia, ↑genetic disease, ↑genetic disorder, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • DNA repair-deficiency disorder — Classification and external resources MeSH D049914 A DNA repair deficiency disorder is a medical condition due to reduced functionality of DNA repair. DNA repair defects are seen in nearly all of the diseases described as accelerated aging… …   Wikipedia

  • congenital disease — noun a disease or disorder that is inherited genetically • Syn: ↑genetic disease, ↑genetic disorder, ↑genetic abnormality, ↑genetic defect, ↑inherited disease, ↑inherited disorder, ↑hereditary disease, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genetic abnormality — noun a disease or disorder that is inherited genetically • Syn: ↑genetic disease, ↑genetic disorder, ↑genetic defect, ↑congenital disease, ↑inherited disease, ↑inherited disorder, ↑hereditary disease, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary


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