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Implications for other members of the

person’s family

 

 In many cases, cardiac conditions are hereditary. If a genetic disorder is suspected, or if a condition is detected, the patient and his or her family members can be referred to a regional genetics center to compile a family tree. The center can provide genetic counselling and may offer genetic screening