Autosomal vs Abetalipoproteinemia - What's the difference?

autosomal | abetalipoproteinemia |


As an adjective autosomal

is of or pertaining to autosomes.

As a noun abetalipoproteinemia is

a rare autosomal recessive disorder that interferes with the normal absorption of fat and fat-soluble vitamins from food.

autosomal

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Of or pertaining to autosomes.
  • Derived terms

    * autosomal dominant * autosomal gene * autosomal recessive

    abetalipoproteinemia

    English

    Noun

    (en-noun) (wikipedia abetalipoproteinemia)
  • A rare autosomal recessive disorder that interferes with the normal absorption of fat and fat-soluble vitamins from food.
  • Alternative forms

    * abetalipoproteinaemia

    Synonyms

    * Bassen-Kornzweig syndrome

    References

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