Video Review Course: Genetics

Studying Genetics

Mheena Bhat teaches Genetics

Genetics Chapters

  • MRCP 1 Genetics
  • Genes are on chromosomes
  • Types of genetic disorder
  • Metaphase spread
  • Normal male, 46 XY
  • Normal female, 46 XX
  • Down's syndrome
  • Chromosome abnormalities
  • Translocations
  • Down's syndrome
  • Nondisjunction
  • Down's syndrome
  • From birth
  • Bilateral simian
  • Spots on the iris
  • Risk of Down's syndrome in relation to maternal age
  • Trisomy 13 (Patau's syndrome)
  • Severe cleft lip
  • Postaxial polydactyly
  • Postaxial polydactyly 2
  • Aplasia cutis
  • Trisomy 13 (Patau's syndrome)
  • Edwards' syndrome
  • Characteristic of trisomy 18
  • Rocker bottom feet
  • Trisomy 18 (Edwards' syndrome)
  • Bilateral neck folds
  • Dorsal oedema
  • Turner's syndrome
  • Turner's syndrome 45, X
  • Turner's syndrome (45, XO)
  • Klinefelter's syndrome
  • Klinefelter's syndrome (47, XXY)
  • Klinefelter's syndrome (47, XXY)
  • Topics
  • Single gene disorders
  • S-A-D-T
  • Pedigree
  • Achondroplasia
  • Papulae patches
  • Axillary speckling
  • Marfan's syndrome
  • Homocystinuria
  • Hyperelastic skin
  • Ehlers-Danlos syndrome
  • S-A-R-T
  • P-D-A-R-I
  • Consanguinity and autosomal recessive inheritance
  • Mucopolysaccharidoses
  • P-XL-R-I
  • Pedigree
  • Fragile X syndrome
  • Testicle
  • Chromosome X
  • Fragile X
  • Duchenne muscular dystrophy
  • Microdeletion syndromes
  • Velocardiofacial syndrome (Shprintzen/DiGeorge)
  • DiGeorge syndrome
  • DiGeorge syndrome 2
  • DiGeorge syndrome 3
  • FISH
  • Test Sample
  • Williams syndrome
  • Blue prominent eyes
  • Charateristic facial features
  • Fish Test
  • Prader-Willi syndrome
  • Fish test
  • Prader-Willi syndrome
  • Angelman syndrome
  • Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome
  • Triplet repeat disorders
  • The pattern
  • Anticipation
  • Mitochondrial inheritance
  • Congenital malformations
  • Common congenital malformation
  • Amniotic band
  • Prenatal diagnosis
  • Amniocentesis
  • Chorion villous sample
  • Video Feedback

Lecturer: Dr Meena Bhat

MBBS, MD, DCh, DNB, MRCP, CCST- Clinical Genetics.
Dr Meena Bhat is the Paediatric editor of the 123Doc online course. She completed her basic medical training and MD in Paediatrics from India and was a university gold medalist at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. She came to the UK in 1995 and completed her MRCP (Paed) from Ireland. She then spent 4 years as a registrar training in clinical genetics in the London rotation. After obtaining her CCST in clinical genetics she worked until recently as consultant in Clinical Genetics at Guy?s Hospital, London. At present she is working as a consultant in clinical genetics in two regional hospitals in South India. She has a keen interest in teaching and has lectured on several Part I & II MRCP and MRCPCH courses as well framing questions for the MRCP question bank.


  • 60 minutes


  • Fully animated, internet-enhanced presentation as used in the classroom lecture.
  • Adjustable streaming speed video for every user with broadband or dial-up internet access.
  • Ability to watch the video in installments and come back to the same point at any time in the future.
  • Complete script for users unable to listen to the presentation.
  • The 123Doc Genetics online video lecture is highly flexible, allowing you to study anytime, from any computer connected to the internet.

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