sexologist-icon

Blood relation marriage

I m married to blood relation ... Do I need to undergo genetic assessment before planning for a baby ? If no is there any pre-pregnency test we need to undergo .. Please suggest.  Thanks in Advance.
views-icons 353 Views Mail QnA Whatsapp QnA v

Like the answers? Chat privately for 24 hours with the doctor of your choice

doctor profile image
Dr. Prabha Eliya Singan
Gynecologist 28 yrs exp Bangalore
hi  this planning has to be before marriage. any pregnancy has 4%risk of congenital anamlies.in yours risk is increased to 8 percent. but regarding specifics you can consult a geniticist who will go through your pedigree family tree specific risks will be able to advice you regarding any recessive  or dominant linked risks and chances.
Answered
Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
2/2 people found this helpful
Was this answer helpful?
YES NO