Genetics

  • Cancer Genetics Information on hereditary cancer syndromes, genetic testing for cancer risk, and using family history as a risk assessment tool.  ...

  • Carrier Screening Information on carrier screening and on specific conditions that are frequently screened for pre-pregnancy or prenatally. ...

  • Prenatal Genetic Screening and Diagnostic Testing Information on prenatal genetic screening and diagnostic testing for aneuploidies and genetic conditions, including how to counsel patients. ...

  • Family History and Management of Genetic Conditions Information on identifying and managing specific genetic conditions in women as well as gathering and reviewing family history....

  • Newborn Screening Information on the purpose of newborn screening, the conditions included in screening, and the obstetrician-gynecologist’s role.  ...

  • Additional Genetics Resources Information on umbilical cord blood banking, pharmacogenetics, and general genetics resources. ...

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