It is anticipated that owing to a high rate of consanguineous
marriages, genetic causes of kidney failure have been established among Qataris during the previous hundreds or even thousands of years.
She was the only child of consanguineous
parents born at term by spontaneous vaginal delivery following an uncomplicated pregnancy.
Interestingly, she said, majority of such and other genetic causes of monogenic obesity were reported from cohort of Pakistani origin -- identifying genetic basis of severe obesity in children from consanguineous
Recording all these genetic diseases in the Arab world, mostly resulting from consanguineous
marriages or marriages among first cousins or close relatives, is important to determine the time of management or treatment available to the individual or the family.
marriage (zawaaj al aqaarib in Arabic) is relatively common across the Gulf states.
Whilst not traditionally consanguineous
(as in close family marriages), this population is small, so inbreeding is likely to have occurred.
In this study, a large consanguineous
family with 11 affected individuals was recruited from Azad Jammu and Kashmir which was analyzed through linkage mapping and confirmed by Sanger sequencing.
Genetic testing is the key to improving the quality of genes in a society where consanguineous
marriages are common, and identifying the faulty gene further helps in the success rate of IVF.
5] It is found more common within populations that have a prevalence of consanguineous
marriages although frequency of this is disorder is one in 1,000,000 individuals.
psychological and financial, on the families, societies and countries especially in Asian countries where consanguineous
marriages are more common.
Adding, "Apart from the symptoms, identifying the high-risk groups during pregnancy, which includes the family history, consanguineous
marriage and the age of the parents while conception, makes for another critical part of LSDs diagnosis.
The disease seems to have genetic etiology, because multiple patients were reported from same family and all the individuals were born from consanguineous