Genetic testing can provide insight into whether there is a genetic
cause for pregnancy loss. Factors can occur in both women and men
that contribute to pregnancy loss. In women the tests look for changes
in the factor V Leiden and prothrombin genes that cause blood
clotting problems and for changes in chromosome structure or
number. In men the tests also look for changes in chromosome structure
or number. Based on your results treatment options may be available.
Consult your doctor! DNA
Direct offers genetic tests for to help determine the cause
of recurrent pregnancy loss for $350 to $995.
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medical conditions you have or genetic tests you wish to take!