Genetic counseling is a communication process to help those families who have or are at risk of a genetic disease.
Statistics show that 2 to 3 percent of all children have at least one major congenital malformations are at least 50% of them are caused by genetic factors Shvnd.brvz chromosomal abnormalities in infants 1 to 5 percent and single-gene disorders (because of a defect in a gene) is about 1%. In developed countries, 30 percent of all hospital admissions in children and 40 to 50% of infant mortality is due to genetic defects.
The main role of the genetic counselor to reach an accurate diagnosis and definitive foundation upon which to build the next consultation, and provide the required information about prognosis and the future of the patient, follow-up estimates of the risk of repetition transmission to other family and ultimately the necessary information to relief and relief and prevention event to give advice seekers.
• Consultancy before marriage
In the case of blood disorders such as thalassemia, sickle cell anemia, hemophilia and family members ....
In the case of disability, such as blindness, deafness, mental retardation, and skeletal defects in the family
-Sabqh Metabolic diseases at the individual or family Nzyrfnyl (PKU), galactosemia, Mvkvply Sakarydvz and family members ....
Congenital -Nahnjaryhay individual or family
-Sabqh Disease with progressive muscle weakness.
-Nazayy, Infertility, repeated miscarriages, stillbirths and sexual confusion and disorder Drblvgh
-Srtanhay Family like diabetes and heart disease and breast and ovarian ...
-Bardary Aged over 35 years
-Abtla’ Mother to infectious diseases (rubella, cytomegalovirus, etc.) and non-infectious or autoimmune diseases such as diabetes and lupus
Drug consumption or radiography
Responding chemicals Drjbhh, factories, laboratories, mining
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Author: AnonymousQ: The best time to visit for the second stage of DNA testing (the fetus) What time is it?A: The best time to visit for the second round of DNA testing (the fetus) pregnancy is 10 weeks before pregnancy if the family is referred to the first step, otherwise it must be done immediately after pregnancy genetic counselor . At this stage it is important to act quickly because the abortion license is not issued in the country after the 18th week of pregnancy and abortion in the later weeks of physical and emotional difficulties was created more for the mother.Author: AnonymousQ: The best time to visit a center for genetic counseling and, if necessary, a diagnostic test carrier and prenatal What time is it?A: The best time to visit a center for genetic counseling and for carriers and prenatal diagnosis before pregnancy. Without prior knowledge of the existence of mutations in the fetus, in many cases there is no possibility of an accurate diagnosis or very time-consuming. So it is better to carry out the first stage of prenatal diagnosis before pregnancy is the stage in many cases are covered by insurance organizations.