Disparities in Current and Future Childhood and Newborn Carrier Identification

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International carrier testing guidelines discourage testing in childhood to preserve autonomous decision making and prevent detrimental psychosocial consequences. Despite the discouragement of autosomal recessive carrier testing during childhood, some sickle cell disease (SCD) or cystic fibrosis (CF) carriers are incidentally identified through UK and… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10897-014-9740-5

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@article{Noke2014DisparitiesIC, title={Disparities in Current and Future Childhood and Newborn Carrier Identification}, author={Melissa Noke and Alison Wearden and Sarah E. Peters and Fiona Ulph}, journal={Journal of Genetic Counseling}, year={2014}, volume={23}, pages={701-707} }