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Tag: 6p deletion

Chromosome 6p deletion: A reason for no pain, no hunger and no sleep

An 8-year-old girl is the first unique case of chromosome 6p deletion. She can not feel pain, hunger and requirement of sleep. It is a congenital condition in which some of the parts of chromosome 6 deleted during the process of cell division. 23 pairs of chromosomes are present in humans. The chromosome numbers vary

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