IN. Today we will be studying several common genetic disorders inherited by humans. How do you think a FAMILY is impacted when a child in the family is diagnosed with a genetic disorder? What types of changes in the household will they need to make?
HUMAN GENETIC DISORDERS
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2. Or the overall structure or number of chromosomes
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Is this a karyotype of a male or female? How do you know?
Pregnant women will have many pre-natal tests done while pregnant.
If the medical tests on the mother suggest more genetic testing, than the couple may be referred to a genetic counselor.