genetic counselling

noun

the provision of advice for couples with a history of inherited disorders who wish to have children, including the likelihood of having affected children and the course and management of the disorder, etc

Nearby words

  1. genetic,
  2. genetic amplification,
  3. genetic association,
  4. genetic code,
  5. genetic counseling,
  6. genetic disease,
  7. genetic disorder,
  8. genetic dominant,
  9. genetic drift,
  10. genetic engineering

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