FIGURE 3-2. MZ and DZ probandwise concordances for common medical disorders.

FIGURE 3-2MZ and DZ probandwise concordances for common medical disorders

Average weighted concordances were derived from series of studies. SOURCE: Reprinted with permission from R. Plomin, M.J. Owen, and P. McGuffin. 1994. The genetic basis of complex human behaviors. Science 264(5166):1733-1739. Copyright 1994, American Association for the Advancement of Science.

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