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