Genetic counseling in monogenic diabetes GCK MODY.

  title={Genetic counseling in monogenic diabetes GCK MODY.},
  author={Eliza Skała-Zamorowska and Grazyna Deja and Maciej Borowiec and Wojciech Fendler and Beata Małachowska and Halla Kamińska and Wojciech M Młynarski and Przemysława Jarosz-Chobot},
  journal={Pediatric endocrinology, diabetes, and metabolism},
  volume={22 2},
INTRODUCTION Genetic testing in families with monogenic GCK MODY has predictive, diagnostic, and preventive utility. Predictive tests relate to people who have no features of the disorder themselves at the time of testing. Diagnostic tests relate to family members who have been previously diagnosed with diabetes mellitus or glucose metabolism disturbances. The preventive value of genetic testing for families is to raise awareness of the circumstances leading to glucose metabolism disorders… CONTINUE READING
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