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Consanguinity and Its Effect on Morbidity and Congenital Disorders Among Arabs in Israel

By Sharkia Rajech, Athamny Esmael, Khatib Mohamad, Sheikh-Muhammad Ahmad, Azem Abdussalam and Mahajnah Muhammad

Submitted: December 1st 2010Reviewed: May 21st 2011Published: October 3rd 2011

DOI: 10.5772/23970

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Sharkia Rajech, Athamny Esmael, Khatib Mohamad, Sheikh-Muhammad Ahmad, Azem Abdussalam and Mahajnah Muhammad (October 3rd 2011). Consanguinity and Its Effect on Morbidity and Congenital Disorders Among Arabs in Israel, Human Genetic Diseases, Dijana Plaseska-Karanfilska, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/23970. Available from:

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