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What are the tests for patau syndrome?

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Dr. Roman Alvarez
Pediatrics - Neonatology
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In brief: What Test

To a trained geneticist or an experienced neonatologist the clinical presentation of a child with trisomy 13 may not require any testing.
However 100% confirmation of the clinical suspicion is usually provided by a karyotype test.

In brief: What Test

To a trained geneticist or an experienced neonatologist the clinical presentation of a child with trisomy 13 may not require any testing.
However 100% confirmation of the clinical suspicion is usually provided by a karyotype test.
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