Sentence Examples


  • In rare cases infants with hypospadias occurring closer to the body and who also have undescended testicles, a karyotype or genetic screen may be performed to determine gender.
  • A special type of blood test called a karyotype may be done to analyze the girl's chromosomes if the doctor suspects Turner's syndrome or another genetic disorder.
  • Karyotype: a test that performs a chromosomal analysis from a blood test, used to determine whether the hypotonia is the result of a genetic disorder.
  • The final result of such testing, with the photographed chromosomes paired and organized by shape and size, is called the individual's karyotype.
  • Both amniocentesis and CVS allow the baby's own karyotype to be determined.