Genetics Evaluation and Counseling for Prader-Willi Syndrome

  • Elizabeth J. Thomson


The provision of genetics evaluation and counseling services is one important aspect of comprehensive care for individuals with Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS) and their families. This distinctive counseling service should be offered to parents of children who are known or suspected to have PWS. It is best provided by a medical geneticist in conjunction with a genetics nurse specialist or a genetics counselor.


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