If you have symptoms of coronavirus (COVID-19) – a high temperature, a new continuous cough, or a loss of, or change in, your normal sense of smell or taste (anosmia) – the advice is to stay at home for 10 days. All members of this household should remain at home for 14 days.

If you think you have symptoms, please do not attend your hospital appointment until you are advised it is safe to do so. Please contact us to rearrange your appointment, or to re-organise treatment and tests.

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Patient information and useful links

The cytogenetics department cannot give results or advice directly to patients. Patients can get results, information and advice from their consultant or other health professional. Some useful information may also be found at on the Clinical Genetics pages.

Information on the basis of cytogenetic tests is available on the General Test Information Page.

Below is a selection of links to external webpages that visitors might find useful.  We do not endorse the content of these pages.

Page last updated 12/03/2019. Please note that if printed, the information is only valid on the day of printing.