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A women with 47 chromosomes due to three copies of chromosome 21 is characterized by


A
Turner syndrome
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B
Triploidy
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C
Down syndrome
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D
Super femaleness
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Solution

The correct option is C Down syndrome
Turner syndrome affects girls/women which results when X-chromosome is missing partially or completely.
Triploidy is rare chromosomal abnormality where fetus have an extra set of chromosomes in their cells.
When there is an extra X-chromosome in females, it results in super femaleness.
Down syndrome occurs when an individual has a full or partial copy of chromosome 21.
Therefore, the correct answer is option C.

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