Risk Assessment for Huntington's Disease for (Future) Offspring Requires Offering Preconceptional CAG Analysis to Both Partners

Aad Tibben*, Wybo J. Dondorp, Guido M. de Wert, Christine E. de Die-Smulders, Moniek Losekoot, Emilia K. Bijlsma

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)71-78
Number of pages8
JournalJournal of Huntington's disease
Volume8
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2019

Keywords

  • Huntington's disease
  • preconceptional
  • prenatal genetic testing
  • preimplantation genetic diagnosis
  • CAG repeat
  • intermediate alleles
  • partner testing
  • REDUCED PENETRANCE ALLELES
  • AGE-OF-ONSET
  • INTERMEDIATE ALLELES
  • REPEAT INSTABILITY
  • HIGH-FREQUENCY
  • FAMILIES
  • GENE
  • GUIDELINES
  • DIAGNOSIS
  • ORIGIN

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