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A 24-year-old female asked about a 35-year-old female:

What current genetic testing can i have done to find out if i risk factor certain physical and mental illnesses and diseases?

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Dr. Carlos Encarnacion
Medical Oncology 35 years experience
Why?: There is no "overall gene testing for everything". You have to talk to your physician who will take a good history and physical and determine if you need evaluation by a genetic counselor and testing for a specific condition. Everything must be done in context.

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Last updated Jan 5, 2014

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