Undertake genetic risk assessment


Investigate patients or their relatives for genetic risks and recurrence risks.

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assessment of genetic risk for patients
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Essential skill

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Optional skill

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Geneticist: Geneticists study and focus their research on genetics. They analyse the fashion in which genes interact, operate, and inherit traits and characteristics. Based on their research, they attend patients with inherited diseases and conditions, congenital malformations, and genetic matters at large.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022