Classification and external resources
Specialty medical genetics
ICD-10 Q93, Q96
MeSH D009006

Monosomy is a form of aneuploidy with the presence of only one chromosome from a pair.[1] Partial monosomy occurs when only a portion of the chromosome has one copy, while the rest has two copies.

Human monosomy

Human conditions due to monosomy:

See also


  1. "CRC - Glossary M". Archived from the original on 2007-08-08. Retrieved 2007-12-23.
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