(= inflammatory bowel disease; identity by descent)
(1) General term that covers two different inflammatory disorders of the bowel, Crohn&’s disease and ulcerative colitis.
(2) Two genes at a locus have identity by descent (IBD) if they were both inherited from a common ancestor. Important in linkage studies for disease susceptibility.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • IBD — Abreviatura de enfermedad intestinal inflamatoria. Véase enfermedad de Crohn, colitis ulcerosa. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

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