What Kind of Health Problems do Genetic Diseases Cause?

DISEASES DUE TO MENTAL DEFICIENCY

 

There are many chromosomal, congenital, metabolic and endocrine causes of mental retardation. It may occur during the mother's pregnancy, during delivery or after birth for various reasons. This situation, in which early diagnosis is very important in terms of preventing or stopping the disease at an early stage, can be detected by various genetic tests.

 

INFERTILITY, RECURRENT MISCARRIAGES

 

Chromosome analysis, thrombophilia panel, and Y chromosome microdeletion analysis in sperm count insufficiency are performed for couples with infertility or recurrent miscarriage.

 

EPILEPSY

 

This disease, also known as falling sickness, has many causes. It is possible to diagnose this disease that proceeds with seizures by various analysis methods.

 

MUSCLE DISEASES

 

In this disease group, which usually occurs with muscle weakness, there is a problem in the movement system. Early diagnosis can be carried out with gene analysis and muscle disease panels in patients who arrive with complaints such as difficulty in sitting, walking, and climbing the stairs.

 

POLYNURROPATHIES

 

Diagnosis of many neurological diseases, especially polyneuropathies, can be possible with various tests.

 

HEART DISEASES

 

These diseases can be diagnosed through our tests and panels for genetically caused heart diseases.

 

CANCER FAMILY

 

We have tests for many familial cancers, especially breast cancer and ovarian cancer.

 

Early diagnosis of genetic diseases is very important for the development of mental and motor skills of the patient, as soon as physical therapy begins and so that the mother does not encounter the same problem in other pregnancies. It is appropriate to give the test results with genetic counseling.