Chromosome Analysis, Blood

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Synonym/Acronym:
Chromosome karyotyping.

Rationale
To test for suspected chromosomal disorders that result in birth defects such as Down syndrome.

Patient Preparation
There are no food, fluid, activity, or medication restrictions unless by medical direction.

Normal Findings
(Method: Tissue culture and microscopic analysis) No chromosomal abnormalities identified.

Critical Findings and Potential Interventions
N/A

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