Cytogenetic test for miscarriages and still -births
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Must be received by the lab same day as taken
Great Ormond Street Hospital NE Thames Regional Genetics Service Laboratories
Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children
37 Queen Square
Chorionic villi or fetal tissues if identifiable; consider sending cord insertion site into placenta (separately) - Universal container. Send dry if possible but in sterile 0.9% saline if delay anticipated. For fetal/neonatal biopsy: 1 cm2 skin biopsy, full thickness - Universal container. Send dry if possible but in sterile 0.9% saline if delay anticipated
Disease / group
Screen for chromosome imbalance
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