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Genetics for the Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Veronica Arora, Jaideep Malhotra, Keshav Malhotra

Keywords : Deoxyribonucleic acid, Exons, Gene

Citation Information : Arora V, Malhotra J, Malhotra K. Genetics for the Obstetricians and Gynecologists. J South Asian Feder Obs Gynae 2023; 15 (2):209-217.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10006-2215

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 11-05-2023

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2023; The Author(s).


Introduction: Obstetric practice has branched to several spheres. Fetal medicine and genetics have now become an important part of high-risk obstetric practice. The importance of a detailed history can never be overemphasized. Pedigree charting greatly assists clinicians in history taking and deciphering not only the chance of a disorder being genetic but also the type of the disorder. This gives at a glance the family tree and disorders running in the family.

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