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:Danica - July 19th, 2010 11:21 AM

Are embryos to be implanted screened from possible genetic diseases?

Wells - August 17th, 2010 11:10 PM

They should be! I think the bank takes a history of the donor to ensure that there are no genetic diseases in their donated embyros.

Jinky - August 20th, 2010 9:06 AM

Definitely! It's very important to have the screening just to make sure that the embryos are free from some kind of genetic diseases.

rex123 - August 22nd, 2010 9:23 AM

in this case, it needs a thorough screening but sometimes there are cases which the effect is beyond expectation. the result of some would not be the result of the other.

JohnDoe - August 24th, 2010 11:32 PM

I think that if it is a donated embryo then there is screening from the donors. However if it is your embryo then I think there should be no problem as medical history is documented during a fertility treatment.

pandora_88 - October 23rd, 2010 11:39 PM

yes. pre genetic screening is not only practicial it should be a must.

DEB - October 24th, 2010 10:16 PM

I would rather have the embryos screened than end up with a sick child. like pandora_88 said, it is practical this way. The cost of IVF is already high enough.

electra - October 25th, 2010 11:53 PM

they should be! I would not want a sick embryo!!!


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