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Microarray Only: Cytogenetics

Test ID   LAB5505A
EPIC order Cytogenetics Postnatal (blood) order
CPT Code(s)   81229 x 2
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Cytogenetics
Tube Station   30
Specimen Routine: 3-5 mL sodium heparin (green top) tube and 3-5 mL EDTA (lavender top) tube
Note: If only 1 tube is possible - please obtain sodium heparin tube; see important comments below.
Newborns: 1-2 mL sodium heparin (green top) tube and 1-2mL EDTA (lavender top) tube; Note: see note above.
Availability Routine: 24 hrs/7 days (collection)
Turnaround Time         Routine: 4-8 weeks
If the sample has been collected, please place a "Cytogenetics Postnatal (blood) order--LAB5505A" requisition.

Reviewed by jcayless on December 04, 2019

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

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McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514