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Problem: In Huntington disease, a child will typically only get the disease if one parent also has it. It is as common in boys as in girls. This disease is:  a. Autosomal recessive b. X-linked recessive c. X-linked dominant d. Autosomal dominant e. Pleiotropic

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In Huntington disease, a child will typically only get the disease if one parent also has it. It is as common in boys as in girls. This disease is: 

a. Autosomal recessive

b. X-linked recessive

c. X-linked dominant

d. Autosomal dominant

e. Pleiotropic

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