lab error

lab error

Any error in results or result reporting that can be attributed to a clinical lab or its workers
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A LAB error led to 176 pregnant women getting wrong Down's syndrome test results.
In the new study, the researchers analyzed 5 million blood donations made between 1992 and 1993, taking into account the incidence of HIV among donors, the probability of a window-period donation, the probability of lab error and the possibility that a donation would be discarded because of the results of screening tests for other diseases, such as hepatitis.
In addition to faster results, a clinic's in-house laboratory analysis of prescription pain medication usage provides better quality control with lower risk of lab error or tampering.
f He added: "Other than lab error, there is no other good medical explanation for these abnormal levels of heavy metals.
And a repeat was drawn with the idea that perhaps this was a lab error.
When products of conception were subjected to DNA fingerprinting to establish embryo origins, five abnormal gestations were traced to the procedure, including one diagnostic error (a tetraploid embryo), one trisomy 13, one Turner's syndrome, one trisomy 21, and one healthy baby born with the opposite gender than what was predicted, through a lab error.
You must determine if this is a failure due to lab error or a need for a revision to the methodology, product, or formulation quality.
My doctor was so sure the first positive antibody test was a lab error, he had additional blood samples sent to two different labs to confirm my diagnosis
The first step for people whose cholesterol is found to be 240 or higher is to take the test again to make sure it wasn't a lab error, Eisenberg said.
Even without lab error, cholesterol levels vary anyway.
Due to a lab error, another couple's embryo is transferred into Carolyn's womb and she becomes pregnant with another couple's baby.