Title

Disclosure of Misattributed Paternity.

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

6-2019

Identifier

DOI: 10.1542/peds.2018-3899

Abstract

One of the most common dilemmas faced by physicians and genetic counselors is the discovery of misattributed paternity. In this article, we present a case in which misattributed paternity was discovered as an incidental finding. Experts analyze the competing moral obligations that might dictate disclosure or nondisclosure.

Journal Title

Pediatrics

Volume

143

Issue

6

MeSH Keywords

Claudin-1; Female; Genetic Counseling; Genetic Testing; Humans; Incidental Findings; Infant, Newborn; Male; Paternity; Truth Disclosure; Young Adult

Keywords

Genetic Counseling; Genetic Testing; Incidental Findings; Paternity; Truth Disclosure

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