Reporting Times

Thanks to the recent introduction in the clinical practice of the PrenatalSAFE® test of the new high-resolution FAST  technology (reading depth ~ 30 million sequences), the results of the test is available from 3 working days, maintaining the same levels of sensitivity and specificity of the test. 

From today the FAST procedure is applicable to all PrenatalSAFE®  tests

Type of exam TAT
PrenatalSAFE® 3  3 days
PrenatalSAFE® 5  3 days
PrenatalSAFE® Plus 7 days
PrenatalSAFE® Karyo 5 days
PrenatalSAFE® Karyo Plus 7 days
PrenatalSAFE® COMPLETE 5 (10) days *
PrenatalSAFE® COMPLETE Plus 7 (10) days *

* The report of the PrenatalSAFE® COMPLETE test consists of two different reports: the first refers to the non-invasive analysis of the fetal karyotype that will be provided in 5 or 7 working days, and the second relating to genetic diseases inherited and/or de novo which will be available in 10 working days. The abovementioned reporting times, however, are not peremptory and could be prolonged in case of repetitions of the test, not optimal results, diagnostic investigations or interpretative doubts.