Cytogenetic studies in 12 patients with Itai-Itai disease

Among 12 Itai-Itai disease patients examined, 8 patients showed a remarkably high frequency of chromatid aberrations, whereas the other 4 patients showed a much lower frequency of such aberrations, although a significant number of stable type aberrations was observed also in the latter patients. The frequencies of aneuploid cells of all 12 patients were… CONTINUE READING