Prenatal Microdeletion FISH Panel

Test Description:

Prenatal Microdeletion FISH (Fluorescence In Situ Hybridization) Panel is offered as a screening test on direct or cultured amniocytes, or direct or cultured chorionic villi to detect pathogenic microdeletions involved in the following syndromes: 1p36 deletion, 22q11 deletion, Angelman, Cri-du-chat, Miller-Dieker, Prader-Willi, Smith-Magenis, Williams, and Wolf-Hirschhorn. Note: Individual FISH analysis can be perforemd for one or any number of syndromes in this panel.

Specimen Requirements:

Amnio: minimum total specimen size 15ml

CVS: minimum total specimen size 4 mg

Shipping: Ship at room temperature.

Turnaround Time: 5-7 days

CPT Codes: 

Entire Panel: 88235, 88271x8, 88273x8, 88291

One syndrome: 88235, 88271, 88273, 88274, 88291

Consent Form: Prenatal Consent [PDF]

Requisition Form: Prenatal Test Requisition [PDF]