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I have microtia, and im wondering if my child will get it, since I am pregnant?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics
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In brief: Microtia

There is an excellent chance that he will not be affected.

In brief: Microtia

There is an excellent chance that he will not be affected.
Dr. Oscar Novick
Dr. Oscar Novick
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics

In brief: Data reviewed

Isolated microtia ( that not associated with genetic syndromes or other defects) is considered a non-genetic process.
While the origin is unclear, the risk to your offspring would be equal to the same risk as those in the general population.

In brief: Data reviewed

Isolated microtia ( that not associated with genetic syndromes or other defects) is considered a non-genetic process.
While the origin is unclear, the risk to your offspring would be equal to the same risk as those in the general population.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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