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Chromosome Analysis, Amniotic Fluid

Mnemonic:    [ChrA AF]
Name:    Chromosome Analysis, Amniotic Fluid
Specimen:    20-30 mL amniotic fluid in a sterile plastic container.
Refrigerated and frozen samples are unacceptable.
Transport Temp:    Store and transport sample at Room Temperature.
Spec Stability:    Stable 2 days ambient.
Ref Lab/Code:    ARUP 2002293
  Method:    Geisma-Banded Analysis
Note:    Please submit the Cytogenetics and Chromosome Studies Information Form with the ARUP electronic packing list.
Processing Info:    
This test is not orderable in Powerchart or Logician. Send the sample and a pathology request form to the lab.

ARUP's Cytogenetics Patient History Form