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Problem: A woman with an X-linked disorder has two sons and two daughters with her unaffected husband. Their fist son, who is also affected by the disease, has a normal son and an affected daughter. Draw the pedigree for this family. Is this disorder X-linked dominant or X-linked recessive? Show your work.

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A woman with an X-linked disorder has two sons and two daughters with her unaffected husband. Their fist son, who is also affected by the disease, has a normal son and an affected daughter. Draw the pedigree for this family. Is this disorder X-linked dominant or X-linked recessive? Show your work.

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