It is important to note that during pregnancy, the plasma volume in your body increases up to 50%. This can increase the risk of blood clots in patients who remain stationary for long periods of time.
Difference Between Genetic Carrier Screening and PGT testing
Let’s start by discussing what genetic carrier screening entails. A genetic carrier screening is a test that is done during the diagnostic phase of treatment (initial testing) to check if you are a carrier for specific genes/disorders. IHR uses Invitae’s Comprehensive Carrier Screen which currently is able to test for 289 genes.
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