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X-Linked mental retardation
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MeSH D038901

X-Linked mental retardation refers to forms of mental retardation which are specifically associated with the X chromosome.

Unlike many other types of mental retardation, the genetics of these conditions are relatively well understood.[1][2]


  1. ^ Ropers HH, Hamel BC (January 2005). "X-linked mental retardation". Nature reviews. Genetics 6 (1): 46–57. doi:10.1038/nrg1501. PMID 15630421.  
  2. ^ Lugtenberg D, Veltman JA, van Bokhoven H (September 2007). "High-resolution genomic microarrays for X-linked mental retardation". Genetics in medicine : official journal of the American College of Medical Genetics 9 (9): 560–5. doi:10.1097/GIM.0b013e318149e647. PMID 17873643.  


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