Test directory: Chromosome Analysis, Amniotic Fluid

Ordering Code86
Test NameChromosome Analysis, Amniotic Fluid
AliasKaryotyping, Amniotic Fluid
Cytogenetics - AF Chromosome
Preferred SpecimenAmniotic Fluid
Preferred ContainerSterile Container
Optimum Volume30 mL
Collection InstructionsDiscard first 2 cc of amniotic fluid; then place 15-25 cc into 2 (15 mL) sterile container.
Handling InstructionsDo not centrifuge for any reason
Do not refrigerate or freeze.
Transport RequirementsOahu: Ambient
Airline: Ambient
Specimen StabilityAmbient: 3 Days
Rejection CriteriaFrozen
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
Chromosome Analysis, Amniotic FluidALLSee report.