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Information for Patients and Families

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English: Patient Leaflets

  Web Pages Documents
Amniocentesis Test

html

pdf

Chromosome Translocations

html

pdf

Chromosome Changes

html

pdf

Chorionic Villus Sampling (CVS) Test

html

pdf

Dominant Inheritance

html

pdf

Frequently Asked Questions

html

pdf

Genetic Glossary

html

pdf

Recessive Inheritance

html

pdf

Some Information About Your Genetic Appointment

html

pdf

What is a Genetic Test?

html

pdf

X Linked Inheritance

html

pdf

Carrier Testing

html

pdf

Inherited Cancer

html

pdf

Predictive Testing

html

pdf

What happens in a Genetics Laboratory

html

pdf

English: Other Documents

  Web Pages Documents
1. General use:    
Clinic Information Glossary  

pdf 

2. Generic inheritance:    
Autosomal dominant inheritance
(diagram showing affected father)
 

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Autosomal dominant inheritance
(diagram showing affected mother)
 

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Autosomal recessive inheritance  

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X linked inheritance  

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Marrying a relative  

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3. Procedures and explanations:    
Pre implantation Genetic diagnosis  

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Prenatal diagnosis  

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Instructions for providing a mouthwash sample for DNA  

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4. Generic Chromosomal conditions:    
T ranslocations  

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Robertsonian translocations  

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5. Specific Conditions:    
Cystic Fibrosis  

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Di George Syndrome  

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Fragile X Syndrome  

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Huntington's Disease  

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Hypomelanosis of Ito  

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Klinefelter Syndrome  

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Marfan Syndrome  

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Myotonic dystrophy  

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Neurofibromatosis type 1  

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Turner Syndrome  

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Triple X Syndrome  

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XYY syndrome  

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Familial hypercholesterolaemia  

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genetic deafness  

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6. Cancer genetics:    
Bowel Cancer  

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Breast Cancer  

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Hereditary non polyposis colon cancer  

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