Narrative Case Study: Adoption
Linda L Hill, MD, MPH
Winter 2007 - Volume 11 Number 1
Regularly in the course of my practice, I'll take a family history and receive the reply "I don't know, I was adopted." In the past, I viewed this lack of genetic information as an annoying gap in the patient history. However, I recently became involved in reuniting my father, David, with his birth family, an experience that has changed my perspective.