Genetic testing

What is Genetic testing?

Genetic testing meaning Analysis can be done on blood, bone marrow, lymph nodes, and any other tissue. Laboratory studies of blood or other tissue to analyze DNA in order to identify chromosome abnormalities which identify specific neoplasms. Genetic testing is also done to identify genetic alternation that may indicate an increased risk for developing a specific disease or disorder.

 

reference: national Cancer Institute – Glossary for Registrars

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