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Definition 1: a disease or disorder that is inherited genetically - [noun denoting state]

Synonyms for genetic defect in the sense of this definition

(genetic defect is a kind of ...) an impairment of health or a condition of abnormal functioning

(... is a kind of genetic defect ) hereditary disorder in which ossification of the labyrinth of the inner ear causes tinnitus and eventual deafness

(... is a kind of genetic defect ) a disease caused by a dominant mutant gene on an autosome

(... is a kind of genetic defect ) a disease caused by the presence of two recessive mutant genes on an autosome

(... is a kind of genetic defect ) a rare congenital anemia characterized by pancytopenia and hypoplasia of the bone marrow

(... is a kind of genetic defect ) a congenital progressive disorder of lipid metabolism having an onset at age 5 and characterized by blindness and dementia and early death

(... is a kind of genetic defect ) a rare congenital disorder of blood coagulation in which no fibrinogen is found in the blood plasma

(... is a kind of genetic defect ) an inherited disorder characterized by an increase in bone density; in severe forms the bone marrow cavity may be obliterated

(... is a kind of genetic defect ) thickening of the skin (usually unilateral on an extremity) caused by congenital enlargement of lymph vessel and lymph vessel obstruction

(... is a kind of genetic defect ) a genetic abnormality resulting in short stature

(... is a kind of genetic defect ) congenital disorder consisting of an inability to digest milk and milk products; absence or deficiency of lactase results in an inability to hydrolyze lactose

(... is a kind of genetic defect ) a genetic abnormality of metabolism causing abdominal pains and mental confusion

(... is a kind of genetic defect ) congenital condition in which some of the teeth are missing

(... is a kind of genetic defect ) congenital condition in which some fingers or toes are missing

(... is a kind of genetic defect ) any of several hereditary diseases of the muscular system characterized by weakness and wasting of skeletal muscles

(... is a kind of genetic defect ) an inherited disease controlled by a single pair of genes

(... is a kind of genetic defect ) an inherited disease controlled by several genes at once

(... is a kind of genetic defect ) an inherited skeletal disorder beginning before birth; cartilage is converted to bone resulting in dwarfism

(... is a kind of genetic defect ) a rare inherited disorder of fat metabolism; characterized by severe deficiency of beta-lipoproteins and abnormal red blood cells (acanthocytes) and abnormally low cholesterol levels

(... is a kind of genetic defect ) any of a number of diseases in which an inherited defect (usually a missing or inadequate enzyme) results in an abnormality of metabolism

(... is a kind of genetic defect ) congenital condition in which the colon does not have the normal network of nerves; there is little urge to defecate so the feces accumulate and cause megacolon

(... is a kind of genetic defect ) any of a group of genetic disorders involving a defect in the metabolism of mucopolysaccharides resulting in greater than normal levels of mucopolysaccharides in tissues

(... is a kind of genetic defect ) a genetic disorder characterized by high levels of beta-lipoproteins and cholesterol; can lead to atherosclerosis at an early age

(... is a kind of genetic defect ) any of several congenital diseases in which the skin is dry and scaly like a fish

(... is a kind of genetic defect ) an inherited disorder of metabolism in which the urine has a odor characteristic of maple syrup; if untreated it can lead to mental retardation and death in early childhood

(... is a kind of genetic defect ) an inherited disease in which abnormal amounts of glycogen accumulate in skeletal muscle; results in weakness and cramping

(... is a kind of genetic defect ) a rare inherited disorder of copper metabolism; copper accumulates in the liver and then in the red blood cells and brain

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