Which specialist consultations are beneficial to pregnant women with neurologic disease?

Updated: Nov 08, 2018
  • Author: Carmel Armon, MD, MSc, MHS; Chief Editor: Stephen A Berman, MD, PhD, MBA  more...
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Consider consultation with a physician who has expertise in teratogens (eg, a geneticist). During this consultation, the possible risks of the patient’s medications can be discussed, as can the risk that the fetus may inherit the condition for which the medications were prescribed.


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