Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : 5Q, FISH Order Code : CGFi 5Q
Synonyms: Fluorescence in situ hybridization; del(5q); 5q-; 5q deletion; monosomy 5; -5
Specimen Type: Whole Blood, Bone Marrow or other Cellular Fluid
Container Type: Green-top tube (Sodium heparin), other Cellular Fluid, sterile container.
Required Volume: 2 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 1 mL
Methodology: Fluorescence in situ hybridization, enumeration/deletion probes, interphase analysis.
Standard Run Times: Mon-Fri
Turnaround Time: 12-14 days
Special Handling: Transport at Room Temperature
CPT Codes: 88271 x 2, 88275
Department: Cytogenetics