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FISH with karyotyping (Blood) (Please advise cytogenetic lab the FISH probes required)

Test Code:

CY0101

Synonym(s):

Specimen Container

Sodium Heparin Tube
(To be obtained from Cytogenetics Laboratory) or Lithium Heparin Tube

Specimen Requirement

3 - 4 mL blood.

Sterile techniques must be observed.
Invert gently several times to ensure proper mixing and prevent clotting.

Specimen Storage / Transport

Store specimen at room temperature. For after office hours store at 4-8oC degree in lab reception refrigerator. Sterile techniques must be observed.
 
Transport to lab as soon as possible.

Method

 

Orderable as STAT?

No

Turn Around Time

8 - 13 days

Reference Value(s)

-

Testing Laboratory Location

KKH

Laboratory

Cytogenetics

Contact Number

6394 1392

Day and Time Performed

Mon – Fri 0800 hrs– 1700 hrs , Sat 0800 hrs – 1230 hrs

Orderable on CPOE?

Yes

Downtime Form

Additional Information

 
Please see available probe below:
DiGeorge Region Probe (TUPLE1/HIRA)
Williams Region probe (ELN) PWS/AS
Region probe (SNRPN)
PWS/AS Region probe (D15S10)
Miller-Dieker Region Probe (LIS1)
Smith-Magenis Region Probe (SMS)
Wolf Hirschhorn Region Probe (WHS)
Cri du Chat Region Probe (EGR1)
22q13 Deletion Probe (ARSA)
13q14 Patau Region Probe (RB1)
21q22.13-q22.2 Down Region Probe (D21S342)
Centromeric 18 Probe
Centromeric X and Y probe (CEP X,Y)
1p36 Deletion Syndrome
11q (Jacobsen Syndrome)
8q (Langer-Giedion Syndrome)
SRY Probe
Others, please contact lab and indicate probe in Clinical Diagnosis

Change History Notes

Others

Keywords

FISH with karyotyping (Blood) (Please advise cytogenetic lab the FISH probes required) CY0101
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