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Arthrogryposis multiplex congenita


Other Names for this Disease
  • Arthrogryposis
  • Congenital arthromyodysplasia
  • Congenital multiple arthrogryposis
  • Fibrous ankylosis of multiple joints
  • Guerin-Stern syndrome
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Is genetic testing available for arthrogryposis?

GeneTests lists laboratories offering clinical genetic testing for arthrogryposis. To find these laboratories, select the "GeneReviews" icon at the top of the page at the following link. Use "arthrogryposis multiplex congenita" as your disease search term. On the results page, click on the "Testing" icon after the condition of your choice. Clinical genetic tests are ordered to help diagnose a person or family and to aid in decisions regarding medical care or reproductive issues. Talk to your health care provider or a genetic professional to learn more about your testing options.
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Last updated: 6/12/2012