Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
Test Name : Cytogenetic Study, Chorionic Villi Order Code : CG CVS
Synonyms: CVS; Karyotype Analysis; Chromosome Analysis; Prenatal Analysis
Specimen Type: Chorionic Villi
Container Type: Sterile transport media - sterile 15 mL centrifuge tube.
Required Volume: 15-50 mg
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 15-50 mg
Methodology: Direct harvest, monolayer culture, G-band analysis
Standard Run Times: Mon-Sat
Turnaround Time: 12-14 days
Special Handling: Transport at Room Temperature. Must be received within 24 hours.
CPT Codes: 88235, 88267, 88280
Department: Cytogenetics