Cytogenetics- Peripheral Blood, Chromosome Analysis
CMH Lab Section
3-5 ml blood in green top, sodium heparin tube. Invert the tubes several times. Send to lab as soon as possible. Keep at room temperature and avoid extreme temperatures. Call Cytogenetic laboratory for specialty testing.
Routine or Stat
Turn Around Time
Indicate clinical diagnosis or information on requisition.
PHA-stimulated lymphocyte cultures. GTG-banding. Specialty staining available; call laboratory for information at (816) 802-1220
See Interpretative Report