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ID:795 Prenatal karyotype test
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Description Karyotyping of amniotic fluid, chorionis villus and foetal blood.
Indication Family history of trisomy, abnormal ultrasound scan, raised triple test risk.
Additional Info Samples should be kept in the fridge until delivery. Send to the laboratory as quickly as possible, usually by taxi. Avoid sending samples to the laboratory at weekends. The laboratory also culture samples to send to other laboratories. Please contact the laboratory for this service.
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna

DepartmentGenetics - Cytogenetics
SampleAmniotic fluid
TubePlain Universal
Tube Picture
Collection ConditionsNo restrictions
Min. Vol

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Turnround CommentNA

Originally edited by : J Hayes. Review due on 08/12/2009 08:06:16. Published By on 08/12/2009 08:11:07.