EMPIRIC-RISK FIGURE By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 Genetic counselling. The risk percentage for a common disorder to appear if there are genetic factors present. EMPIRIC-RISK FIGURE: "Joe and Lyn had an empiric risk figure for a Down's syndrome baby." Related Psychology Terms AT RISK RELATIVE RISK FETUS AT RISK (FAR) ACTUARIAL RISK ASSESSMENT AGE OF ONSET GENETIC COUNSELING ARTHROGRYPOSIS MULTIPLEX CONGENITA RISK ASSESSMENT LIFETIME RISK SINGLE-NUCLEOTIDE POLYMORPHISM (SNP) Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "EMPIRIC-RISK FIGURE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/empiric-risk-figure/ (accessed October 14, 2019).