A 27-year-old female asked:
can you detect down syndrome by a microarray analysis? if not what's the name of the test to detect down syndrome?
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Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Down's syndrome: maternal plasma cell-free fetal DNA analysis can be used for screening for Down's syndrome, but the gold standard test for diagnosis is amniocentesis or chorionic villous sampling for detection of the karyotype of the fetal cells, good luck
Answered on Mar 11, 2016
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