Answers in 'Genetics counseling'
suffering primary amnorrhea and having no sec sexual character there are no periods yet.uterus is smal rudimentary age is 18 chromsomes are 48XX.
5 yr old pitting of all 20 nails. Normal labs, no signs of hairloss or skin problems, great vitamin levels. What do we try now?
Are there any rare genetic conditions that could occur if third cousins have children? Do any specifically effect the height of those children?
A patient has come to me with a concern about numbness in right leg and family hisory of MS(Mother, deceased age 57 and Grandmother, deceased age 63) ?
Both my husband and I have been tested repeatedly for the sickle cell trait we are both negative but our son has the trait?? How is this possible?
Bladder cancer not hereditary? Can it be checked by simple blood test? Urinalysis? or by scope from urologist only? Best regards
Besides heredity, does eating salty & junk foods causes hair to thin?
Can you test positive for 2 mutations of cystic fibrosis on one copy of a gene? I am 43 and have 2 mutations and they are testing my mother.
Could my thick blood be something hereditary if 3 of my close family members have died before the age of 65 from strokes and angina?
Can GH levels be high without the presence of tumours or acromegaly?
Can marfan kids gain weight ? she is 9 years old.
Complaining of hematemisis and Hgb level of 5 not responding to iron IM shots no relevant medical history or family history no other symptoms ?
Dad wants me to do a 24 hour test that monitors heart bc of a hereditary artery condition in his family but dont know what it's called, what could be?
Does cytochrome p450 enzyme have anything to do with liver enzymes (ALT, AST)?
Family history heart disease,had heart echo I have diastolic dysfunction no drugs no alcohol or smoking what can I do to help it. tyvm?
Had 3 lab tests for alpha 1 antitrypsin serum level,first result was 1.35g::Lit, next 1.29g::Lit and last test 1.23g::Lit,do i need A1AT phenotype test?
How many people have pku in the world?
How much of a 5000mcg Methyl B12 sublingual would actually be absorbed? I'm vegan & I just found out I'm 8 weeks pregnant and I was taking 1 every 2 wks. Concerned that levels would have spiked and harmed my baby. esp re: new links to autism
How far back into a pregnancy cord blood tests will show meth use? We are foster parents waiting for results on the baby and mom of our foster daughte
Hi, my 9 year old son is poorly every week. His CPR IS 47 & CBC normal. He gets constant viruses but nobody else gets ill! What could cause this?
How someone have twin childs its just luck or something else?
I did an early detection test for AFP, since my grandfather-breast and father-liver have cancer. Do I need to investigate further. If yes, what tests?
I'm FTM transgender. I want to have metoidioplasty in the future, but I have Ehlers-Danlos syndrome type 3. Could I still have the metoidioplasty?
I have hereditary depression. Prozac doesn't work; and Lexapro and Effexor had terrible side affects. Counselling will not work. What are my options?
I have a family history of skin cancer. Is it safe for me to get ozone acne therapy when I get facials? I had it done recently and it worked wonders. However, I read afterwards that ozone is a toxic substance...?
If my alpha -1 antitrypsin serum is 1.23 g::Lit, do i need antitrypsin phenotype test?
I'm 28 male, want to know how to increase the chances of getting a baby boy? Any solution? thank you!
I have very thick mucus from my lungs, nose, and even vagina (>1yr) Is it possible to have cystic fibrosis and not be diagnosed until adulthood?
Is Veritas BRCA testing legitimate?
I have a very faint gray 1 mm stripe running vertically on my thumbnail. My parents have one too (genetical?), is it melanoma?
Is down syndrome sex-linked or autosomal?
Is there an underlying cause to numerous meniscus tears over time? I'm a healthy, active 32 year old female who has had multiple tears over 14 years
I AM AB-. My father is o positive, mom ?, 6 siblings and look nothing like them. Both parents 5'1 & 5'2 height, I am 5'11 female and taller than all
I got a positive test for down syndrome I am 21 weeks pregnant ?
I am 35 y, preparing to get pregnant soon. I've been smoking for many years, one pack::Day. How long should I wait to conceive after I quit smoking.
I am 23 weeks and 4 days pregnant with a girl.My cervix is 2,6 cm.Should I worry and start taking progesterone related drugs?If yes which one is best?
I would like to know more information about this birth defect condition I have that is called hemihyperplasia. I have my right limbs much bigger than?
If I was exposed to toxin chemicals in the past, but have stopped being exposed for many years, will the new sperms have the genetic defect in future?
If I was complaining from hereditary hair loss and started to use topical minoxidil how can I stop it without losing my hair?
I have been worrying if the food I eat may cause spermatogonial stem cell to have gene mutation defect, affecting my future sperm even aftermany years?
If a guy was exposed to some chemicals many years before conceiving, is it possible in the future, he may have kids with new genetic defects?
I have dark circles (hereditary?) and thin skin on face and around eyes. What can I do to help this and get rid of the dark circles without surgeries?
Is there such a thing as far sighted contact lenses?
I saw on ancestry.com death records for old relatives dating back to 1800.2 of them had cancer! Now I'm worried my family has a cancer syndrome- although most including my direct relatives lived well into their 80's but don't know how they died.
If my great aunt had colon cancer at 66, lived to 95 and my grandmother had pancreatic cancer at 72, does this sound like Lynch syndrome?
Is bilateral fibular hemimelia also autosomal dominant?
I have a genetics question: Is it true that we're not necessarily 25 percent of each grandparent in terms of DNA? If not, then how much?
I have ear wax buildup in one war. So much so that I bend my ear and it clogs my hearing. I think it's hereditary as my siblings suffer same. Help?
I get bullied because I have a weird shaped head..Is there a way that i can get a round head?
I have the MTHFR gene. Is it safe to take the Methyl CpG supplement? Which vitamins should I avoid? It has 2,000mcg of folate, in the M.CpG Is it safe
Know it doesn't happen much but are there any rare or genetic diseases that would add several inches of height to an adult over 35-besides acromegaly?
Long fingers like spider and long arms is a sign of klienfelter syndrome?
My flat head problem is not genetic...it is due to an accident when i was in my mama's belly. And now i am 17. Is there any solution for my problem???
My father died of HCM, my brother has recently been diagnosed of HCM with no gene identified. I have had regular -ve screening am I safe to run?
My boyfriend has strabismus but it only goes in part of the time and mostly when he's tired. what is the percentage that our children will have this.
My son has hereditary spherocytosis. Recently he was dx with an ear infx. Taking augmentin x 8d. He has a few petechiae behind infected ear. Worry?
My son is 6 and has hereditary spherocytosis. I am terrified he is going to get parvovirus and I won't know since presentation is mild. Help!
My son is 6 and just dx w hereditary spherocytosis. If he gets parovirus will he definitely go into aplastic crisis? How will I know it's parvovirus??
My 6 yo son was dx with hereditary spherocytosis. I am SO worried about him getting parvovirus and going into Aplastic crisis. What do I watch for??
My son was just dx with hereditary spherocytosis. I am SO worried about him getting parvovirus and going into Aplastic crisis. What do I watch for??
My mom had an acoustic neuroma at 35, lobular BC at 54, her mom had pancreatic ca at 71, aunt had colon ca at 65 and uncle has esophageal at 65. Their parents, so my moms grandparents lived well into their 80's without any cancers.lynch syndrome?
My son has had a cavernous hemangioma on his back since he was a tot. My ex just found out he has one, too(don't know how big). Are they hereditary?
Need a doctor to help with penicillin pirscription. Have too thin infection. Face starting to swell. Live far. And I have severe hemophila type A?
Odd Palpitation 3-10fast beats in person like myself, normal LV function,no history loss of consciousness no family history of NSVT would be innocent?
Should I get an MRA to check for brain aneurysms? I don't think I have a family history of ruptured BA, but read about people my age (20) having it.
TC: 117, HDL: 31, LDL: 86
Family history of heart problems - only in women. My grandma, mom, and sister do, I don't. Do I need to worry about my HDL?
There's mental health issues in family. They didn't learn coping skills. After years of me learning w. therapy::Hard work, I'm finding that I've maybe got more than learned behavior. What does the discovery process look like. Just see my primary?
Why has taking daily fish oil not lowered hereditary high cholesterol? Is it because the high cholesterol is hereditary?