Genetic testing

What is Genetic testing?

Genetic testing is generally performed to isolate DNA and then to screen for a number of possible diseases that are transmitted by the parents genetic code to their children.

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I currently take a medication citrilopram for anxiety for the last 3 years and it has worked great. On Wednesday I received some news from my...

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Increasing the dose wouldn't help much in acute anxiety

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I'm 34 male from Mahboobnagar, Telangana. I have two nodules pea sized on wrist and elbow one of which is there from my...

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Both are usually harmless and do not cause complications.

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My daughter in law just advised us that she is five weeks pregnant. We are overjoyed but unexpectedly, I am overcome with anxiety that maybe I...

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Regular antenatal check ups would clear all apprehensions

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hello doctor, I had 2 miscarirages. One in 2007 and the other miscarriage is in september 2010. We had genetic testing done. Doctor said that they...

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Hi, I have had a miscarriage at 20wks in 2009, the baby was a boy and the testing they did showed some chromosome disorder, I have just had another...

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My nephew who is 9 years old having some skin related problems. When consulted a doctor they diagnoised with some tests and then told that he is...

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