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chromosome analysis, high resolution
Synonyms: Karyotype; Routine G-Banding 
Computer Code: (CHROM)
Specimen Collection: Child: 2-5 mL whole blood (less for newborn) in sodium heparin (green top) tube.

Adult: 5-10 mL whole blood in sodium heparin (green top) tube. 

Minimum Volume:  
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Refrigerate specimen. 
Reference Values: See reference laboratory report.  
Lab Code: CC REF 
Requisition: INPATIENT: INPATIENT CYTOGENETIC REQUISITION OUTPATIENT: INCLUDE BILLING INFO
Test Frequency: NA 
Routine TAT: 14 days 
Stat TAT: NA 
CPT Code(s): 88230, 88262, 88289, 88291 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: R
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 04/20/2014
Time: 01:51:39 (24hr)