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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 20, 2015
Current as of:
February 20, 2015
Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Siobhan M. Dolan, MD, MPH - Reproductive Genetics
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