Opinion: predictive testing for Huntington disease in childhood: challenges and implications.

@article{Bloch1990OpinionPT,
  title={Opinion: predictive testing for Huntington disease in childhood: challenges and implications.},
  author={Mark Bloch and Michael R. Hayden},
  journal={American journal of human genetics},
  year={1990},
  volume={46 1},
  pages={1-4}
}
Predictive testing for HD strongly highlights the need for autonomy and the need for each individual to decide about his or her willingness-or unwillingness-to obtain genetic information predictive of the future outcome. In respect of this principle, testing for minors should not be offered at the request of a third party, and prenatal testing which would… CONTINUE READING