Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: September 20, 2019 @ 9:13 am

91058

Chromosome, Amniotic Fluid

Specimen:Collect:
  • Amniotic Fluid in Sterile Specimen Container
Submit:
  • 30 mL (Min:15 mL) Amniotic Fluid in Sterile Specimen Container. Submit Ambient.
Special Handling:
  • Critical Ambient
  • Time Sensitive
  • Special Form - Patient History for Cytogenetics (Chromosome) Studies
Rejection Criteria:
  • Nonsterile Containers
  • Specimen submitted frozen
  • Bloody specimens
Stability:Ambient: 2 Day(s); Refrigerated: 2 Day(s); Frozen: Unacceptable; Incubated: Unacceptable
Methodology:
  • Giemsa - Band analysis
Performed:Sun-Sat
Reported:8-15 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 88269
  • 88291
  • 88235
Interpretive Data:Please see report for interpretive data.
Components:
  • 90126 - CHROMOSOME
  • 90127 - EER CHROMOSOME
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