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Misdiagnoses: a hidden risk of genetic testing. | AHRQ Patient Safety Network

Misdiagnoses: a hidden risk of genetic testing. | AHRQ Patient Safety Network
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  • Published October 2016

Misdiagnoses: a hidden risk of genetic testing.

    Although genetic testing can provide proactive assessment for disease, it can also result in unnecessary care. This news article reports on the unexpected death of a child and how the family experienced psychological harm and received unnecessary care due to misdiagnosisrelated to false positive test results for long QT syndrome.








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