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Ashkenazi Jewish Genetic Diseases: 19 Disease Panel

Ashkenazi Jewish Genetic Diseases: 38 Disease Panel

Sephardic/Mizrahi Jewish Genetic Diseases

Spinal Muscular Atrophy

Severe and progressive weakness of the voluntary muscles affecting breathing, swallowing, head/neck control, walking and crawling. Variable onset and severity, with shortened lifespan for those with onset in infancy.

Carrier Frequency: 1 in 41 Ashkenazi Jews, 1 in 10 Egyptian Jews

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