Cytogenetics- Chorionic Villi
CMH Lab Section
Optimal sample is 30 mg or more of chorionic villi in sterile specimen cup or tube containing sterile transport medium. Keep at room temperature. AVOID EXTREME TEMPERATURES. Transport to laboratory immediately
Turn Around Time
Call Cytogenetics Lab at (816) 802-1220. Send to Laboratory immediately. Completed Cytogenetic test requisition must accompany specimen. Sterile transport medium may be obtained from the Cytogenetics laboratory
Villi dis section from maternal decidua followed by cell culture with GTG banding.
See Interpretative Report