The main cause of rare diseases in Turkey ‘consanguinity’

gave | Sunday, February 28, 2021 – 13:36 | Last Updated: 28 02 2021 – 13:36 Pediatric Hematology and Genetics Specialist Prof. Dr. Fixed Canatan, noting that inbreeding is the cause of rare diseases is high in Turkey, “Nearly 5 million people are affected by this situation,” he said. Pediatric Blood and Genetic Diseases Specialist Prof. Dr. Duran Canatan made statements on the occasion of February 28, World Rare Disease Day. Prof. Dr. Canatan said…

"The main cause of rare diseases in Turkey ‘consanguinity’"