Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Cytogenetic Study, Blood (Genetic Dx.) Order Code : CG BLOOD
Synonyms: Karyotype Analysis; Chromosome Analysis
Specimen Type: Whole Blood, Percutaneous umbilical blood (PUBS)
Container Type: Green-top tube (Sodium heparin) Room Temperature
Required Volume: 4 mL Whole Blood (peds 1-2 mL), 1-2 mL Percutaneous umbilical blood (PUBS)
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 2 mL
Methodology: Stimulated culture, G-band analysis
Standard Run Times: Mon-Sat
Turnaround Time: 12-14 days
Special Handling: Transport at Room Temperature
CPT Codes: 88230, 88262
Department: Cytogenetics