Chromosome diagnosis notation

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Apr17-11, 01:43 PM
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Hi, what would the above mean in terms of chromosome diagnosis? I understand a translocation has occurred between chromosomes 4 and 11, but not what (p16;p15) means.

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Apr17-11, 08:07 PM
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The 16 and 15 bands on the respective p arm.
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Apr18-11, 06:14 AM
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