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Genetic Disorders Diagnosis and Care

Your DNA offers a wealth of health information. Often, that can be overwhelming.

That’s why at Rush, science and support go hand in hand. Genetic specialists in the Section of Genetics provide valuable insights about these and other genetic disorders:

The team serves children and adults, including couples facing infertility and women with a history of miscarriage or concerns about pregnancy. Services include the following:

  • Genetic testing, diagnosis and counseling
  • Treatment and risk reduction strategies
  • Prenatal testing and postnatal testing
  • Education
  • Connections to support groups