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The decision to have genetic tests may bring up ethical, legal, and religious issues.
If you are thinking about having genetic tests, be sure that you clearly understand
what effect the test results could have.
Genetic counseling can help you think through the decision.
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerKathleen Romito, MD - Family MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerSiobhan M. Dolan, MD, MPH - Reproductive Genetics
Current as ofFebruary 24, 2016
Current as of:
February 24, 2016
Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Siobhan M. Dolan, MD, MPH - Reproductive Genetics
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