Test directory: Chromosome Analysis, Blood

Ordering Code267
Test NameChromosome Analysis, Blood
AliasKaryotyping, Blood
Cytogenetics, Blood C.A.
Preferred SpecimenWhole Blood
Preferred ContainerSodium Heparin (Green)
Optimum VolumeAdult (> 12 years old): 10 ml Whole Blood
Child (2 weeks - 12 years old): 5 mL Whole Blood
Newborn (up to 2 weeks): 2 mL Whole Blood
PUBS: 2 cc percutaneous umbilical cord blood.
Collection InstructionsHigh concentrations of heparin is toxic. Do not collect small volume(s) of sample into a large heparin tube. Do not add additional heparin to specimens.
Transport RequirementsOahu: Ambient
Airline: Refrigerated
Specimen StabilityAmbient: 3 Days
Refrigerated: 10 Days
Avail. StatNO
Analytic TimeUp to 10 Days
Reference Lab Esoterix Genetic Laboratories, LLC

Reference range(s)

ComponentAgeMale NormMale Critical LowMale Critical HighFemale NormFemale Critical HighFemale Critical LowUnitsAdd'l info
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