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Can amniocentesis be used to see if a baby will have multiple sclerosis?

5 doctors weighed in
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In brief: No

Unaware of any research or tests available that would provide a crystal ball for a baby's chance of acquiring childhood or adult MS

In brief: No

Unaware of any research or tests available that would provide a crystal ball for a baby's chance of acquiring childhood or adult MS
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Dr. Janet Greenhut
Preventive Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

As of now there is no genetic test for ms, so an amniocentesis would not be helpful.

In brief: No

As of now there is no genetic test for ms, so an amniocentesis would not be helpful.
Dr. Janet Greenhut
Dr. Janet Greenhut
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