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

Postnatal

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


Ordering Information

Shipping

  • 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

 


Resources

General Test Requisition