Personal factors associated with reported benefits of Huntington disease family history or genetic testing.
Williams, Janet K
Paulsen, Jane S;
Genetic testing and molecular biomarkers 2010 Oct; 14(5): 629-36
A family history of Huntington disease (HD) or receiving results of HD predictive genetic testing can influence individual well-being, family relationships, and social interactions in positive and negative ways. The aim of this study was to examine benefits reported by people with an HD family history or those who have undergone predictive HD testing, as well as the personal variables associated with perceived benefits.
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