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1 © 2009 NHS National Genetics Education and Development CentreGenetics and Genomics for Healthcare X-Linked Conditions: Case Scenarios This PowerPoint file contains a number of slides that may be useful for teaching of genetics concepts. You may use these slides and their contents for non-commercial educational purposes. This presentation includes: A Duchenne muscular dystrophy pedigree showing X-linked inheritance A pedigree used to assess risk of DMD in offspring A DMD case scenario.

2 © 2009 NHS National Genetics Education and Development CentreGenetics and Genomics for Healthcare The X chromosome carrying the disease-causing mutation can be tracked through the family DMD Pedigree

3 © 2009 NHS National Genetics Education and Development CentreGenetics and Genomics for Healthcare Will I have a boy with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy?

4 © 2009 NHS National Genetics Education and Development CentreGenetics and Genomics for Healthcare Jasons family tree Jason Rachel Tony Susie Fay Jason, aged 3 yrs referred to a paediatrician by his GP Later walking than older siblings Difficulty running and riding tricycle Always climbs up stairs on all fours


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