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What does multifactorial disorder mean?
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology
In brief: Complex cause
If i get the 'flu, it's because i met the 'flu virus and wasn't immune.
If I have blue eyes, it's the result of my genes. But if i develop schizophrenia, it is from the complex interplay of hereditary, environmental (probably), drug (maybe), infectious (maybe) and/or immune (maybe) factors.

In brief: Complex cause
If i get the 'flu, it's because i met the 'flu virus and wasn't immune.
If I have blue eyes, it's the result of my genes. But if i develop schizophrenia, it is from the complex interplay of hereditary, environmental (probably), drug (maybe), infectious (maybe) and/or immune (maybe) factors.
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Dr. Ed Friedlander
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