The Punjab Thalassaemia Prevention Program offers Genetic Counselling facility. The decision to do carrier screening of family members and to perform prenatal diagnosis in at-risk couples is complex. It is influenced by several factors, such as religion, culture, education and number of affected children in the family. Genetic counseling by professionals that addresses the details of both the genetic risks and the testing risks involved is expected to help the family members.
In order to obtain any information and guidance regarding genetic counseling, carrier screening and prenatal diagnosis contact us on:
- 24 hours Toll Free Helpline
- Head Office