Her sister Nicole, aged ten, was also born with Autosomal Recessive Polycystic Kidney Disease and underwent similar surgery three years ago with success.
What does AR stand for?
AR stands for Autosomal Recessive (genetics; recessive gene on one of the 23 pairs of autosomes)
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We have 156 other meanings of AR in our Acronym Attic
- Authorized Reseller
- Auto Redial
- Automated Reasoning
- Automatic Recall (Bellcore)
- Automatic Response
- Automatic Resupply
- Automation Recall
- Automation Resources
- Autonomous Republic
Samples in periodicals archive:
Thalassaemia are forms of inherited autosomal recessive blood disorders.
Lola's condition, Autosomal Recessive Polycystic Kidney Disease, was discovered before she was born.
Thalassemia is a group of inherited autosomal recessive blood disorders that originated in the Mediterranean region.
Other forms of SCID usually follow an autosomal recessive inheritance pattern or are the result of spontaneous mutations.
Note that renal failure in African Americans can now frequently be linked to autosomal recessive inheritance of common APOLl mutations.
V Ned provided evidence in 1949 that sickle cell disease is inherited as a simple Mendelian autosomal recessive character (Volpe, 1971: p.