Sentence Examples


  • However, it is estimated that 3 to 8 percent of girls with a single X chromosome and 12 to 21 percent of females with sex chromosome mosaicism may have normal pubertal development and spontaneous menstrual periods.
  • Subsequently, however, researchers concluded that the rare recurrence of OI to a couple with a child with autosomal dominant OI is more likely due to gonadal mosaicism.
  • An estimated 2 percent to 4 percent of families into which an infant with OI type II is born are at risk of having another affected child because of gonadal mosaicism.
  • Another feature of fragile X syndrome is that mosaicism is present in 15 to 20 percent of those affected by the condition.
  • Faivre, L., et al. "Recurrence of achondrogenesis type II within the same family: evidence for germline mosaicism."