See also: Proband
proband (plural probands)
- (genetics, medicine) An individual who presents with a genetic disorder or other specific characteristic, when this leads to the investigation of the individual's family
- 1992, Helene V. Fatt, Genetics for Primary Eye Care Practitioners, page 82:
- The proband was 8 years old and had a dyseidetic pattern, as did his father, who was also tested.
|Declension of proband|