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1

What is involved in clinical assessment?

-history
-pedigree
-clinical examination of individual and family
-genetic testing including microarray and gene tests (mutation, single gene screen, gene panel)
-synthesis

2

What is the criteria for FH testing in Scotland?

-Simon Broom positive families
-referrals accepted from consultant lipidologists and geneticists