A 31-year-old female asked:
Is the direction of the hair whorl genetic? Can 2 people with clockwise hair whorls have a child with a counterclockwise one?
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Dr. Scott McLean answered
34 years experience in Clinical Genetics
I don't know!: What an interesting question. I don't think that has ever been studied. I wonder if it depends on what side of the equator you were born on.
Answered on Aug 10, 2015
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