• About Us

    DCHI offers the widest available choice of molecular and cellular diagnostic testing for heritable immunodeficiencies, bone marrow failure disorders and related diseases.  Our diagnostic tests are easy to order and results are timely and clinically relevant. 

    Customized test results.

    Test results are customized for each patient.  Clinical information is incorporated with the genetic and immunologic test results into a comprehensive report.  The clinical significance of test results is explained, and recommendations are provided for additional testing, if warranted, as well as for clinical management.

    Consultation with recognized clinical experts.

    DCHI has board-certified pediatric immunologists, molecular geneticists and genetic counselors to provide telephone or email consultations to referring physicians regarding test selection, clinical interpretation, medical management and follow-up testing, genetic counseling, and additional studies of at-risk family members.

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  • Maya’s Story

    Maya was diagnosed with hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis through the DCHI laboratories and moved to Cincinnati to receive treatment from Alexandra Filipovich, MD. Maya underwent a life-saving bone marrow transplant at Cincinnati Children’s. Her mother hopes to encourage people to register to be bone marrow donors.

  • Contact Us

    You may contact the Diagnostic Center for Heritable Immunodeficiencies at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center at 513-636-4685 or dchi@cchmc.org.