'Genetic Exceptionalism' in Medicine: Clarifying the Differences between Genetic and Nongenetic Tests

Green, Michael J.; Botkin, Jeffrey R.
April 2003
Annals of Internal Medicine;4/1/2003, Vol. 138 Issue 7, p571
Academic Journal
Examines arguments related to predictive genetic testing, the testing of asymptomatic persons for future health problems. Common factors among genetic and nongenetic predictive tests; Claims regarding the need for special treatment of genetic predictive test; Suggestions to physicians.


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