FISH, POC FISH Panel
Aneuploidy on interphase nuclei (Fluorescence In Situ Hybridization) is offered for diagnostic evaluation of POC specimens that fail to support growth in culture. This panel includes probes for chromosomes 13, 15, 16, 18, 21, 22, X and Y and will identify abnormalities in ~80% of chromosomally abnormal specimens
POC: skin, cord, or chrionic villi in sterile saline.
Shipping: Samples should be received on day of collection. Keep specimens at room temperature.
Turnaround Time: 10-14 days
CPT Codes: 88235, 88271x8, 88274, 88291
Consent Form: Abortus Tissue Consent [PDF]
Requisition Form: General Test Requisition [PDF]