Reporting of Results
- Preliminary results are given in 24-48 hours based on 10 cells for specimens with hematological malignancies and newborns suspected of trisomies.
- A written interpretive report of the lab results is available in EPIC for UI Hospitals and Clinics patients.
- A written report is mailed or faxed to the referring physician at outside hospitals by the University of Iowa Diagnostic Laboratories.
Consultation is available through our laboratory from board certified clinical/molecular/biochemical geneticists and genetic counselors in the Division of Medical Genetics and Genomics.