Supplemental Material

The links to relevant recommendations of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists are provided as the primary source of supplemental information to that provided in Clinical Updates in Women's Health Care monographs when applicable. The links to resources other than those of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists are provided for information purposes only, and referral to these resources does not imply the endorsement of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.

Genetics: Counseling, Testing, and Diagnosis (Vol XV, No 2)

Below is the current list of genetics-related guidelines developed by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists:

Carrier screening for genetic conditions. Committee Opinion No. 691.

Carrier screening in the age of genomic medicine. Committee Opinion No. 690.

Cascade Testing: Testing Women for Known Hereditary Genetic Mutations Associated With Cancer (Committee Opinion No. 727)

Cell-free DNA Screening for Fetal Aneuploidy (Committee Opinion No. 640)

Consumer Testing for Disease Risk (Committee Opinion No. 724)

Counseling about genetic testing and communication of genetic test results. Committee Opinion No. 693.

Ethical Issues in Genetic Testing (Committee Opinion No. 410)

Family History as a Risk Assessment Tool (Committee Opinion No. 478)

Genetics and Molecular Diagnostic Testing (Technology Assessment No. 11)

Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome (Practice Bulletin No. 182)

Hereditary Cancer Syndromes and Risk Assessment (Committee Opinion No. 634)

Identification and Referral of Maternal Genetic Conditions in Pregnancy (Committee Opinion No. 643)

Lynch Syndrome (Practice Bulletin No. 147)

Newborn Screening and the Role of the Obstetrician-Gynecologist (Committee Opinion No. 616)

Perinatal Risks Associated With Assisted Reproductive Technology (Committee Opinion No. 671)

Prenatal Diagnostic Testing for Genetic Disorders (Practice Bulletin No. 162)

Screening for Fetal Aneuploidy (Practice Bulletin No. 163)

The Importance of Preconception Care in the Continuum of Women's Health Care (Committee Opinion No. 313)

For other resources on genetics and genomics compiled by the American College of Obstetrician and Gynecologist's Resource Center refer to:


Russell R. Snyder, MD

Associate Editor
Anne E. Burke, MD

Past Editor
Raul Artal, MD

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