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Can you have genetic testing done by urine testing?

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Dr. Ira Salafsky
Clinical Genetics
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In brief: Yes

Some conditions like the organic acidurias are best tested in urine.

In brief: Yes

Some conditions like the organic acidurias are best tested in urine.
Dr. Ira Salafsky
Dr. Ira Salafsky
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In brief: Yes

Many inborn errors of metabolism can be identified through substances excreted in the urine.
Urine tests can also be used to detect DNA particles of some infections and some cancers.

In brief: Yes

Many inborn errors of metabolism can be identified through substances excreted in the urine.
Urine tests can also be used to detect DNA particles of some infections and some cancers.
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