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cytogenetic

 [si″to-jĕ-net´ik]
1. chromosomal.
2. pertaining to cytogenetics.
cytogenetic technologist a clinical laboratory scientist who carries out diagnostic testing, including culturing, harvesting, staining, photomicroscopy, and chromosome analysis. Academic programs preparing practitioners are approved by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences; certification is through the National Credentialing Agency for Medical Laboratory Personnel. The address of the Association of Cytogenetic Technologists is P.O. Box 15945-288, Lenexa, KS 66285 (telephone 913-541-9077). The address of the National Credentialing Agency for Medical Laboratory Personnel is P.O. Box 15945-289, Lenexa, KS 66285 (telephone 913-438-5110).

cytogenetic

/cy·to·ge·net·ic/ (-jĕ-net´ik)
1. pertaining to chromosomes.
2. pertaining to cytogenetics.

cytogenetic

adjective
(1) Referring to the correlation of genetic and cytological information through the microscopic analysis of stained preparations of chromosomes, including those from individuals carrying mutations.
(2) Referring to cytogenetics.

cytogenetic

pertaining to or originating from the origin and development of the cell.

cytogenetic defects
abnormalities in the composition of the chromosomes in an individual animal. These can be detected in the fetus by the study of amniotic fluid obtained by abdominocentesis but has limitations in animals that bear litters. Prenatal sex determination is also possible by this means.
cytogenetic infertility
infertility related to chromosomal abnormality.
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The array analysis confirmed the initial cytogenetic findings and refined the breakpoints in both the "p" and "q" arms of the ring chromosome (Figure 3).
Five years after therapy another bone marrow biopsy was performed which demonstrated similar morphology to the original diagnosis, but cytogenetic analysis demonstrated 3 out of 20 metaphases with a deletion of the long arm of chromosome 20 with no other significant cytogenetic anomaly.
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Blood samples were taken before the medication was started to establish baseline values for the cytogenetic measures that were analyzed in the study, and a second sample was collected after three months of continuous treatment.
Therefore, at the Division of Human Genetics, QF-PCR will now be done instead of conventional cytogenetic analysis in cases where AMA is the only indication.
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The frequency of chromosomal aberrations (CAs) in human peripheral blood lymphocytes (PBLs) measured with the conventional cytogenetic assay in metaphase cells has routinely been used for several decades as a tool to monitor occupational and environmental exposures to genotoxic carcinogens.
Cytogenetic abnormalities account for recurrent miscarriages in only about half of patients, but an initial genetic study of the products of conception can help direct management of care for these women, Dr.
Molecular cytogenetic analysis is a genome-wide scanning technique that universally detects the genetic rearrangements that occur in cancer cells.