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Genetic Discrimination

Specialty:

Genetics

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Description:

As genetic testing becomes more widely available and cheaper, the number of people identified as having a genetic marker for a disorder is expected to increase. One societal concern is that a person identified as being at risk for a genetic disorder may be discriminated against. Fear of discrimination may cause a person to refuse genetic testing.

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