Genetic testing – NIPT, preconception genetic screening and the pitfalls of consumer genomics: Episode 5

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Listen to Episode 5 of the five-part Fertility Pathway mini-series on:

  • The role of non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT) in prenatal screening
  • When to discuss preconception genetic testing with your patients
  • Screening embryos for genetic conditions
  • The controversies raised by consumer genomics


Host: Dr Terri Foran, Sexual Health Physician

Total time: 30 mins

Guest: Dr Joseph Sgroi, Obstetrician, Gynaecologist and IVF Fertility Specialist


Fertility Pathway Mini-series podcasts:

  • Episode 1: Menstrual disorders – Anovulation and amenorrhea
  • Episode 2: Menstrual disorders – Heavy and painful periods
  • Episode 3: PCOS and fertility
  • Episode 4: Assessing fertility – Myths and misconceptions


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Last Updated: 29 Nov, 2022

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