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is celiac disease dominant or recessive

A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Fischer
10 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Neither: While you may inherit the immune risk factor from a parent that does not guarantee getting Celiac disease. If you have a 1st degree relative with con ... Read More

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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
35 years experience General Practice
Genetic: you may carry the gene for celiac- It is not a dominant or recessive gene. It is a gene that is associate to a chromosome that has been identified. In ... Read More
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Dr. Martin Linder
42 years experience Family Medicine
Recessive: Celiac disease is inherited in a autosomal recessive fashion. The risk of severe disease is greatest when the genetic predistribution is derived from ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Justin Greiwe
11 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Celiac Disease: Celiac disease (gluten-sensitive enteropathy) has three of the following features: villous atrophy; malabsorption, weight loss, or other signs of nutr ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Farbman
25 years experience Neurology
Autosomal dominant: Huntington disease is an autosomal dominant disease. This means that if a parent has the disease, every child has a 50% chance of inheriting the dise ... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Neither: Celiac disease inheritance pattern is undetermined, there is genetic predisposition though, some individuals who have certain genes are more susceptib ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Neither: Leukemia has a variety of factors of influence;however,it is not inherited as a simple autosomal recessive or dominant trait.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Craig MacArthur
33 years experience Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Dominant genetically: Sickle cell disease is inherited as an autosomal recessive condition, which is what you will read from online sources and textbooks. One must inherit ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael DePietro
34 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Neither: 90-90% of case of ALS are not inherited, it occurs at random at its cause is not known. In 5-10% of cases there is a familial form of the disease. In ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tarek Naguib
39 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Yes: The dominant form occurs mostly in adults. It is inherited but it takes time to show up as a diagnosable disease in middle to later age. Depending on ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience Pediatrics
Dominant: Marfan syndrome is transmitted in autosomal dominant fashion.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Neither: Pituitary gigantism results from a pituitary adenoma, an acquired tumor. There are a few dozen genetic syndromes in which a person may be extra-tall; ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Sort of: Animals that are "bred" have pedigrees -- whether the term "family history" is more appropriate for people is one question. You'll see these all the t ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
21 years experience Urology
Yes: As the name implies, "autosomal dominant" indicates genetic pattern of spread to children. In this case, the affected person need only pass one of two ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Genetics of obesity: It is multifactorial. Need more details on your family history and best to do 2nd opinion with me.
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Dr. Yelena Kipervas
22 years experience Family Medicine
Explanation : Neither. Obesity do not have even cleat trait. Too many factors play roles: lifestyle and diet, physical activity are the most important.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Neither: People normally have 2 beta globulin genes. A mutation in one or both genes leads to 3 levels of beta thalassemia. The genetics of the disorder is not ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Hemachromatosis: Autosomal recessive.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Betty Keller
34 years experience Rheumatology
Autosomal dominant: Autosomal dominant means it affects both males and females equally and that you need only one gene to have the trait.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Pancreas: The simple answer is yes (environment), and yes (hereditary), but it could be nothing or something unrelated. I suggest you have your PC refer you t ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Recessive: One needs two defective copies of the cystic fibrosis to develop the disease.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Neither: Angelman's syndrome doesn't follow simple mendelian genetics. Rather, it's due to de novo single genetic mutations, translocational errors, chromosom ... Read More
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