Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Cytogenetic Study, Blood (Cancer Dx.) Order Code : CG BLD NEO
Synonyms: Karyotype Analysis; Chromosome Analysis
Specimen Type: Whole Blood
Container Type: Green-top tube (Sodium heparin)
Required Volume: 4 mL (peds 1-2 mL)
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 1-2 mL
Methodology: Unstimulated culture, G-band analysis
Standard Run Times: Mon-Sat
Turnaround Time: 12-14 days
Special Handling: Transport at Room Temperature
CPT Codes: 88237, 88264, 88280
Department: Cytogenetics