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Test your knowledge on our question of the day based on themes
similar to the October 2010 AKT, including topic areas where
candidates may have previously performed poorly.
Theme:Genetics in primary care
You are seeing a couple who are keen to start a family.
The woman tells you that she is a carrier of the cystic fibrosis
(CF) gene. She was tested as a child when her older brother was
diagnosed with CF.
The husband has recently been tested and was found also to be
carrying the CF gene.
1. What is the probability of this couple having a child affected by