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childrenswi.org/medical-care/genetics-and-genomics-program/medical-genetics/multifactorial-inheritance

Multifactorial inheritance means that "many factors" (multifactorial) are involved in causing a birth defect. The factors are usually both genetic and environmental,&nbs...

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Multifactorial inheritance is when more than one factor causes a trait or health problem, such as a birth defect or chronic illness. The main factor is genes. But the ...

www.nationwidechildrens.org/conditions/health-library/medical-genetics-multifactorial-inheritance

Multifactorial inheritance is when more than one factor causes a trait or health problem, such as a birth defect or chronic illness. The main factor is genes. But the ...

www.nature.com/scitable/topicpage/multifactorial-inheritance-and-genetic-disease-919

What Are the Characteristics of a Multifactorial Disease? · The disease can occur in isolation, with affected children born to unaffected parents. · Environmental&nb...

www.medicinenet.com/multifactorial_inheritance/definition.htm

Multifactorial inheritance: The type of hereditary pattern seen when there is more than one genetic factor involved and, sometimes, when there are also ...

medlineplus.gov/genetics/understanding/mutationsanddisorders/complexdisorders

Jan 20, 2021 ... Although complex disorders often cluster in families, they do not have a clear-cut pattern of inheritance. This makes it difficult to determine a ...

www.sciencedirect.com/topics/medicine-and-dentistry/multifactorial-inheritance

Multifactorial inheritance refers to disorders and genetic traits that occur and are determined by the interaction of environmental factors and multiple genes. In ...

www.sciencedirect.com/topics/biochemistry-genetics-and-molecular-biology/multifactorial-inheritance

Multifactorial Inheritance. Multifactorial inheritance involves complex genetic inheritance which is due to a combination of multiple genetic factors and ...

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Multifactorial inheritance means that many factors are involved in causing a birth defect. The factors are usually both genetic and environmental, where a ...

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On the other hand, multifactorial inheritance describes a trait whose manifestations are determined by two or more genes, accompanied by environmental factors.