oa South African Medical Journal - Cystic fibrosis in the South West African Afrikaner - an example of population drift, possibly with heterozygote advantage
|Article Title||Cystic fibrosis in the South West African Afrikaner - an example of population drift, possibly with heterozygote advantage|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Publication Date||May 1975|
|Pages||818 - 820|
|Keyword(s)||Cystic fibrosis, Diagnostic critertia, Genetic recessive disease cystic fibrosis, Incidence, Population drift and South West African Afrikaner population|
An incidence of the genetic recessive disease cystic fibrosis (mucoviscidosis) far in excess of that reported recently from other countries, has been encountered in the South West African Afrikaner.
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