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Polycystic Kidney Disease

Polycystic Kidney disease or PKD is an inherited condition that causes cysts to grow in your kidneys. It is among the most common genetic diseases that are life threatening. PKD affects 12 and 1/2 million people worldwide.

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Sickle Cell Anemia

Sickle Cell Anemia

Medical June 28, 2012

Sickle cell anemia also referred to as sickle cell disease, is an inherited blood disorder known as an autosomal recessive genetic blood disorder. This means that in order to develop sickle cell anemia you have to inherit two abnormal genes, one from each parent. Sickle cell anemis is the most common of the inherited blood disorders…

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