Neonate testing (rapid) for karyotypic sex and common aneuploides


Description

Neonatal testing for karyotypic sex and common aneuploidies is performed upon specific clinician request (using the referral form) in order to provide a rapid result.


Request a test

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


Additional information

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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

1-2ml lithium heparin blood. If microarray testing is also indicted due to clinical features also 1-2ml EDTA blood


Reference range

Not applicable


Turnaround time

3 days


Cost

Upon request


Call in advance?

Not required


Genetics

The Genetics Laboratories provide an extensive range of Cytogenetics and Molecular Genetics diagnostic testing services.

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