STAT FISH Panel Chromosome Analysis


STAT FISH (fluorescence in situ hybridization) panel 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.

Specimen Requirements


Whole blood: Minimum 1-2 mL in sodium heparin tube (green top)

Ordering Information


  • Ship at room temperature


Turnaround Time

  • FISH: 6-48 hours
  • Chromosome analysis: 4-5 days
  • Please contact lab prior to ordering STAT FISH and chromosome analysis



General Test Requisition