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How long does it take to get back results of amnio?

How long does it take to get back results of amnio?

1-14 days.: Fish results are usually back within 24 hours, but are not the final results. The final report should be ready within 10-14 days but may take up to 20 days in some cases. ...Read more

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How long does it take to get a tpo test result back?

How long does it take to get a tpo test result back?

May be 7-10 days: Its a specialized thyroid test NOT run by "general labs" and usually has to be sent on to a specialized laboratory. It may take up to two weeks. depending upon length of time in transit etc
Hope this helps
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How long does it take to get the results back from a bronchoscopy?

How long does it take to get the results back from a bronchoscopy?

Varies: Right after the doctor can tell you what they saw. results of tests done (cultures, biopsies) can take a few days. ...Read more

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Please tell me how long it takes for to get mammogram results back?

Please tell me how long it takes for to get mammogram results back?

Mammo results: The legal requirement of the Mammography Quality Standards Act(MQSA) is that you receive a results letter within 30 days. Most often patients will hear from their doctor much sooner. If you are very worried, call your doctors office for results. Typically the report should be available within a couple of days. ...Read more

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How long does it take to get psa results back?

How long does it take to get psa results back?

PSA results: Most labs have the results within a week or less. It shouldn't take much longer although it may take a while for the doctor to get back to the patient. Hopefully no news is not assumed to be a normal test. You should be informed if the test is normal or abnormal. Check with your doctor. ...Read more

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How long does it take to get MRI results back?

How long does it take to get MRI results back?

It depends.....: If you got the MRI through the emergency room you should get the results back that day. Otherwise, if the MRI is "routine" done as an outpatient it can vary from same day up to 2 days. Then your provider has to read the results and put those together with your clinical picture and call you with his/her final impressions. ...Read more

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How long does it take to get spinal tap results back?

How long does it take to get spinal tap results back?

Pretty fast: The initial results of a spinal tap usually take less than 30 min to run in most hospitals. You should have the results of the cell count and the chemistry(glucose and protein)very fast.A gram stain to look for bacteria is also done very quickly. What may take longer is the definition of the type of organism(1-5d). Special tests for multiple sclerosis or prion disease may take longer(a few days). ...Read more

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How long does it take for meconium results to come back?

Too long: It may take up to 7 days. Most hospitals have to send it out to a major center for analysis. What are you looking for? ...Read more

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Please tell me how long it takes for to get celiac results back?

Please tell me how long it takes for to get celiac results back?

Few days: If you are talking about blood tests, it should only take a few days depending on the lab. Biopsy results may take longer. ...Read more

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How long does it normally take to get blood culture results back?

How long does it normally take to get blood culture results back?

1-5 days: It can be as soon as one day but labs will usually incubate and monitor the cultures for up to 5 days to make sure nothing is growing. ...Read more

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How long does it normally take for a karyotype result to come back?

Karyotype : That can vary from lab to lab. Have the doctor check the lab and see if they can give you an estimate. I find the ones that I order can take 2-3 weeks. ...Read more

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How long does it take for initial fertiity tests results to come back?

How long does it take for initial fertiity tests results to come back?

It depends: The results can take anywhere from a few minutes to a few weeks, depending on the tests. ...Read more

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How long does it take to get the results of your yearly blood tests back?

How long does it take to get the results of your yearly blood tests back?

Done the same day: Most routine tests are done by the lab within a few hours, usually less than four, of receiving the specimen. The results are communicated to the ordering physician, who then relays the findings to the patient. A few of the test may take longer to perform but virually all are done within a week. ...Read more

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How long does it usually take to get the results back from a urine culture?

How long does it usually take to get the results back from a urine culture?

Urine Culture: Usually the lab will return results of a urine culture within 3-5 days. The bacteria need time to grow so, depending on when the sample was collected, then shipped to lab, then analyzed it could take up to 5 days. ...Read more

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Please tell me how long it takes for to get results back from a blood test?

Depends: Many standard blood test results are available in the lab's computer access within hours. Some more complicated or reference lab tests can take several days. ...Read more

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How long does it take to get blood test results back?

Depends on the type: Of test. Most routine tests are done in less than four hours and reported soon after. Other tests may take 2-4 weeks. ...Read more

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How long does it take to get the results of a nail biopsy back?

How long does it take to get the results of a nail biopsy back?

Three to four days.: A pathology report from a fingernail or toenail biopsy should generally be available after a three to four day time period. In rare instances, special additional studies may make this time frame slightly longer. Hope that this helps. ...Read more

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How long is it supposed to it take for MRI results to come back?

How long is it supposed to it take for MRI results to come back?

Depends: Did you have it at an outpatient office? A hospital? All scans should be read within 24 hours (and almost all in less than that). Where the report goes is then the problem. Did you ask for a copy of the report? If not it probably went to your doctor who ordered the test. You should contact that doctor's office to ask about the results. ...Read more

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How long does it take for the results to come back for a aids test?

How long does it take for the results to come back for a aids test?

Varies: It depends on the type of HIV test being done, the lab performing the test, and whether a confirmatory test needs to be done. Generally, it takes about 2 weeks. ...Read more

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How long does it take for results from a gastric biopsy to come back?

Depends: On if the Hospital did the procedure and used their pathology lab or if the biopsy was sent out. In could be a day or so, or up to a week. Best wishes. ...Read more

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How long will it take to get the results back from an endometrial biopsy?

How long will it take to get the results back from an endometrial biopsy?

Depends on lab: Most pathology laboratories have a 2-3 day turn around time. However, timing factors and special studies can increase the time to results. To improve your chances of a quick turn-around time, schedule your biopsy early in the day and early in the week. Consider requesting that your biopsy be reviewed by a specialist in gynecologic pathology, although this can take longer to arrange. ...Read more

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After donating blood, how long does it take to get the results back usually?

After donating blood, how long does it take to get the results back usually?

What results?: If a first time donor, usually will receive a donor card with your blood type on it within about 6 weeks. Other than that, unless a specific study being conducted (they would tell you about & consent you for), there aren't results to be expected from blood donation. ...Read more

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