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Are there any gene therapies to prevent your child from having spina bifida?

2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Edward Smith
Neurology

In brief: Not yet

Not yet ready for prime time.
There may be experimental programs investigating this. Contact nih about clinical trials.

In brief: Not yet

Not yet ready for prime time.
There may be experimental programs investigating this. Contact nih about clinical trials.
Dr. Edward Smith
Dr. Edward Smith
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Dr. Golder Wilson
Clinical Genetics

In brief: No

Taking Folic Acid preconception will lower the risk for spina bifida by 30%.

In brief: No

Taking Folic Acid preconception will lower the risk for spina bifida by 30%.
Dr. Golder Wilson
Dr. Golder Wilson
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