How to use Genetic counseling in a sentence
The event, held at Cardiff University, attracted a large number of participants including genetic counseling students, social scientists and clinicians.
There is also the opportunity of providing better genetic counseling for families with the syndrome.
Other new chapters include genetic counseling and alternative medicine.
New cases of inherited NF can be prevented with careful genetic counseling.
Couples interested in these options should obtain genetic counseling to carefully explore all of the benefits and limitations of these procedures.Advertisement
Because of the potential of passing on inherited mitochondrial disorders to other children, parents may be interested in genetic counseling.
Anyone who is known to carry the disorder or who has the disorder in his or her family may benefit from genetic counseling.
This information may be helpful for genetic counseling purposes.
Management of all types of EDS may include genetic counseling to help the affected individual and his or her family understand the disorder and its impact on other family members and future children.
Prospective parents with a family history of Marfan syndrome should check with their doctor concerning genetic counseling.Advertisement
However, for prospective parents with a family history of Marfan syndrome, genetic counseling is recommended.
Parents who are identified as carriers may want to seek genetic counseling.
If parents have one child with a lipidoses disorder and are considering having other children, genetic counseling or in utero testing of the fetus may be beneficial.
Research is also leading to a greater understanding of AT, increased awareness, and more genetic counseling.
They should have genetic counseling and more intensive screening for cancer.Advertisement
It is, however, possible to identify carriers of the disease and provide them with genetic counseling and appropriate information concerning the chance of their offspring having Tay-Sachs disease.
Individuals with known myopathies who wish to become parents may want to seek genetic counseling before attempting to have children.
In all cases, however, laboratory tests are essential to confirm the exact diagnosis and to allow for the provision of accurate genetic counseling about recurrence risks and testing options for parents and affected individuals.
It is, however, possible to identify carriers of the disease and provide them with genetic counseling and appropriate information concerning the chance of their offspring having thalassemia disease.
If parents are thinking of having a child and believe they might be carriers of defective hemoglobin genes, they can be screened and receive genetic counseling so that they can assess their options.Advertisement
Since the translocation form of Patau syndrome is genetically transmitted, genetic counseling for the parents should be part of the management of the disease.
Individuals at risk of having a child with OI should be encouraged to undergo genetic counseling to more accurately determine their chances of having a child with OI.
Couples with family histories of congenital deafness may seek genetic counseling to assess the risks for their children.
Parents who already have a child with hyper-IgM syndrome or who come from families with a history of primary immunodeficiency disorders may wish to consider genetic counseling and prenatal genetic testing with future pregnancies.
If a woman gives birth to a child with Edwards' syndrome and plans to have another child, a doctor as well as a genetic counselor should be consulted so that prenatal screening and genetic counseling can be conducted.Advertisement
However, one risk factor for this condition is the mother giving birth at an older age; therefore, genetic counseling and testing is recommended.
Parents who have an increased likelihood of carrying the genes that result in craniosynostosis may seek genetic counseling to better understand inheritance patterns and chances for reoccurrence.
However, someone with a congenital immunodeficiency disorder might want to consider getting genetic counseling before having children in order to find out if there is a chance they will pass the defect on to their children.
However, if an individual believes a family member may have XLA, it is possible to get genetic counseling prior to pregnancy to determine if the individual is a carrier of the gene.
However, genetic counseling is crucial so that parents can make informed decisions about having children.Advertisement
If an individual planning to become a parent believes he or she may be a carrier of VWD, genetic counseling is suggested so that options may be explored.
However, if the disorder is known to run in a family, genetic counseling may help parents evaluate their level of risk for having a child with this disorder.
If the problem is a genetic disorder, then parents may seek genetic counseling regarding their decision on having additional children.
If there is a family history of galactosemia, genetic counseling is recommended for prospective parents as they make decisions regarding pregnancy and prenatal testing.
Once one child in a family is diagnosed with galactosemia, it is recommended that other members of the family receive genetic counseling as well.Advertisement
Individuals who have MEN in their families may wish to get genetic counseling before attempting a pregnancy.
Parents with a family history of CAH or who have a child with CAH should seek genetic counseling.
Although there are no available treatments to prevent the development of WAS in an individual who receives the defective gene, prenatal genetic counseling can help couples determine their risk of having a baby with WAS.
Efforts at prevention of Down syndrome are aimed at genetic counseling of couples who are preparing to have babies.
This information is important for genetic counseling.Advertisement