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Clin Lab Med. 2011 Dec;31(4):463-79, vii. doi: 10.1016/j.cll.2011.08.013.

Sex chromosomes and sex chromosome abnormalities.

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  • 1Department of Genetics, Kaiser Permanente, San Jose Medical Center, San Jose, CA 95123, USA. xu.li@kp.org

Abstract

This article focuses on constitutional sex chromosome abnormalities detected by conventional cytogenetics and fluorescence in situ hybridization. The author discusses the two general classifications of abnormalities: numerical and structural. Also included are descriptions of unique aspects of X and Y chromosomes, technological advances in detection, and future perspectives.

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