5 mL (3 mL min.) Whole blood in 2 Green Top (Sodium Heparin) tubes. Ship refrigerated immediately. DO NOT FREEZE. Specimen must reach within 24 hrs. Duly filled Chromosome ; FISH Analysis Requisition form (Form 17) is mandatory.
Culture, Robotic Microscopy, Karyotype
Sample Daily by 4 pm; Report 15 Working days
Chromosome analysis helps in the diagnosis of a wide variety of congenital conditions. It helps in the identification of congenital chromosome abnormalities like Aneuploidy (Trisomy Monosomy) ; structural chromosome abnormalities.
Duly filled Chromosome ; FISH Analysis Requisition form (Form 17) is mandatory.