Carrier screening for genetic disorders in individuals of Ashkenazi Jewish descent

Source:
Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada
Publisher:
Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada
Publication date:
31 March 2006

Abstract

Langlois S, Wilson RD; Genetics Committee of the Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada (SOGC); Prenatal Diagnosis Committee of the Canadian College of Medical Geneticists (CCMG). Carrier screening for genetic disorders in individuals of Ashkenazi Jewish descent. J Obstet Gynaecol Can 2006 Apr;28:324-43

This guideline aims to give recommendations to physicians and midwives providing pre-conception or prenatal care about carrier screening for genetic disorders in individuals of Ashkenazi Jewish descent.