Prenatal Testing for Huntington’s Should Include Psychological Support, Study Finds
Jun 20, 2016 07:00 am | Magdalena Kegel
New research from University Hospital Pitié-Salpêtrière at Sorbonne University, France indicates that couples at risk of transmitting Huntington’s disease to their children need more psychological support before pre-natal testing of the embryo’s genetic status, and additional counseling should they choose to reproduce again. In practice, about 5-25% of men and women at risk for having Huntington’s opt for prenatal testing. […]
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