Chromosome Numbers

Here's how to remember the chromosome number for autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease and Polyposis:


“Polycystic Kidney” = 16 letters! = Chromosome 16!

APC = “Colon” = 5 letters = Chromosome 5!


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