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A 50-year-old member asked:

I lost my last my last two pregnancies in 4th week abruptly. should i get genetic counseling?

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Dr. Ira Salafsky
Clinical Genetics 57 years experience
Yes: Genetic counseling and chromosomal analysis for both parents is recommended. A parent could carry a balanced chromosomal abnormality leading to a high risk of having fetus with an unbalanced chromosomal rearrangement resulting in early miscarriage or malformations in the fetus.

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