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Ashkenazi Jewish Genetic Diseases: 19 Disease Panel

Ashkenazi Jewish Genetic Diseases: 38 Disease Panel

Sephardic/Mizrahi Jewish Genetic Diseases

Corticosterone Methyloxidase Type II Deficiency

Severe form may cause infantile seizures, dehydration, shock and possible death. Milder form (more common) causes growth failure, short stature, blood pressure irregularities, weakness, dizziness and salt craving. Disease is treatable when diagnosed early.

Carrier Frequency: 1 in 30 Persian Jews

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