Neonatal Blood - Karyotype (URGENT)


Description

FISH rapid testing for suspected trisomy or to confirm chromosomal sex + karyotyping

Also known as

Urgent


Request a test

When requesting this test please use the referral form provided. Please also refer to any additional information provided for this test. Download the referral form >


Additional information

Must be received by the lab same day as taken


Sending address

Great Ormond Street Hospital NE Thames Regional Genetics Service Laboratories
Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children
Barclay House
37 Queen Square
London
WC1N 3BH

Laboratory service

Genetics


Sample requirements

5ml (1ml for babies) in a Lithium heparin container


Reference range

Not applicable


Turnaround time

Rapid FISH: 1-2 days (where applicable); Karyotype: 7 -10 days


Disease / group

Screen for other suspected chromosome abnormality


Cost

Upon request


Call in advance?

Not required


Genetics

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