TITLE

Genetic Alliance: Should I Consider Genetic Testing for My Child?

AUTHOR(S)
Murza, Tanya; Stark, Elizabeth; Edelson, Vaughn
PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
Exceptional Parent;Sep2012, Vol. 42 Issue 9, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an overview of the benefits and disadvantages that are associated with the genetic testing of children. The cases of several families who consented to genetic testing for their children and found that their children had serious medical conditions are discussed. The benefits that parents who are willing to allow their children to undergo genetic testing can obtain from accepting professional support and support from people with similar problems and questions are discussed.
ACCESSION #
84574592

 

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