FISH, STAT FISH Panel + Chromosome Analysis
STAT FISH PANEL + Chromosome Analysis (Fluorescence In Situ Hybridization) is offered with chromosome analysis for diagnostic evaluation on newborn blood using uncultured peripheral blood to detect numerical abnormalities involving chromosomes 13, 18, 21, X and Y.
Whole blood in sodium heparin (green top) tube, minimum 1-2 ml
Shipping: Samples should be received on day of collection. Keep specimens at room temperature.
Turnaround Time: 6-48 hours
CPT Codes: 88230, 88262, 88271x5, 88274, 88289, 88291, 99050
Consent Form: Peripheral Blood Chromosomes and FISH Consent [PDF]
Requisition Form: General Test Requisition [PDF]