Presymptomatic Testing

Genetic analysis of an asymptomatic or unaffected individual who is at risk of a specific genetic disorder.
National Institutes of Health

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1985-2017
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2009
2009
Our study on long-term outcome of presymptomatic testing for Huntington disease had two aims: the comparison of the psychological… (More)
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2004
2004
The 7-10-year psychological effects of presymptomatic testing for Huntington disease are described in 142 individuals and 104… (More)
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2002
2002
OBJECTIVE To report a 7-year experience of presymptomatic testing in persons at risk for Huntington disease (HD) and to compare… (More)
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2002
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2002
Genetic testing enables women at risk for hereditary breast and/or ovarian cancer to find out whether they have inherited the… (More)
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2000
2000
Data on all presymptomatic genetic tests for Huntington's disease (HD) in the UK have been collected over the 10 year period… (More)
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1997
1997
The 3-year psychological effects of presymptomatic DNA diagnosis for Huntington's disease are described in 20 identified carriers… (More)
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1997
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1997
BACKGROUND The use of commercially available tests for genes linked to familial cancer has aroused concern about the impact of… (More)
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1990
1990
One hundred forty-one individuals with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) and 137 at-risk individuals from 107… (More)
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1987
1987
Responses of 69 at-risk individuals suggest that potential for psychiatric problems exists for those testing positive for the… (More)
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1985
1985
Recombinant DNA technology has made possible the identification of a DNA marker for Huntington's disease (HD). In spite of… (More)
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