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What are three sex-linked diseases?

Three examples of a sex-linked disease are; Hemophilia, Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome, and androgen insensitivity syndrome. HIV, gonorrhea, and syphilis are examples of sexually transmitted diseases, which is something totally different. Full Answer

What is a low mean platelet volume?

The mean platelet volume measures the size of the platelets. This figure will be low when there is aplastic anemia, myelosuppression as a result of chemotherapy, in Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome, sarcoma of the bone since blood cells are manufactured in the… Full Answer