International Journal of Legal Medicine

, Volume 120, Issue 5, pp 282–285 | Cite as

Mother–child exclusion due to paternal uniparental disomy 6

  • R. Wegener
  • V. Weirich
  • E. M. Dauber
  • W. R. Mayr
Case Report


In a mother-child pair, false exclusions in markers on chromosome 6 have been observed. The genetic incompatibilities have been caused by paternal uniparental disomy. The consequences of such cases for investigations of parentage are discussed.


Phenotypic Marker Neonatal Diabetes Mellitus Genetic Incompatibility True Genotype Transient Neonatal Diabetes Mellitus 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Wegener
    • 1
  • V. Weirich
    • 1
  • E. M. Dauber
    • 2
  • W. R. Mayr
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of Legal MedicineUniversity of RostockRostockGermany
  2. 2.Division of Blood Group SerologyMedical University ViennaViennaAustria

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