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What is testing for CF on a fetus like?

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Dr. Kevin Fleishman
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Blood test

First the mom is tested and if positive the father should be tested and a meeting with a genetic counselor should occur to discuss risks of CF on the baby and implications and choices.

In brief: Blood test

First the mom is tested and if positive the father should be tested and a meeting with a genetic counselor should occur to discuss risks of CF on the baby and implications and choices.
Dr. Kevin Fleishman
Dr. Kevin Fleishman
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Dr. William Walsh
Addiction Medicine

In brief: Invasive

Cvs can be done if both parents are carriers of the gene.

In brief: Invasive

Cvs can be done if both parents are carriers of the gene.
Dr. William Walsh
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