Genetic Testing Patient Information / FAQ's

Useful Department of Health and Human Services Website Links

Listing of Neurologic Genetic Disorders A-Z                                          

Frequently asked questions about genetic disorders

Frequently asked questions about genetic testing

Frequently asked questions about rare disorders

Frequently asked questions about genetic counseling

Next Steps After Your Diagnosis

American Academy of Neurology Resources

Find a neurologist tool                                                               

Support organization search                                                      

Patient Education Brochures                                                       

Patient Education Videos                                                                             

National Society of Genetic Counselor Resources

Find a genetic counselor tool 

Advanced information & Clinical Resources

Publically available information that is generally for the consumption of clinicians and researchers.   

Clinical trials                                                                              is a registry and results database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies of human participants conducted around the world.

Clinical information on genetic conditions, University of Washington. See NCBI's Advanced Search.

Medical genetics conditions, clinical features, practice guidelines, hierarchies and more, NIH.

National Center for Biological Information - Genetic Test Registry          
Provides a central location for voluntary submission of genetic test information by providers.

NHGRI Talking Glossary                                                                               
Genetic terms, images and animation, NIH.

Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man, Johns Hopkins University.

Rare diseases and orphan drugs, European consortium.

NIH-NINDS and other DHHS sites

NINDS Disorders is an index of neurological conditions provided by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. This valuable tool offers detailed descriptions, facts on treatment and prognosis, and patient organization contact information for over 500 identified neurological disorders. Go Now >


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