Medical Definition of Acquired mutation

Acquired mutation: A genetic change that occurs in a single cell after the conception of an individual. That change is then passed along to all cells descended from that cell. Acquired mutations are involved in the development of cancer.

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If menopause occurs in a woman younger than ___ years, it is considered to be premature. See Answer

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