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chromosome analysis (do not use for high resolution chromosomes, use test chrom)
Synonyms: Karyotype; Routine G-Banding 
Computer Code: (RCHRMA)
Specimen Collection: 7 mL blood (sodium heparin green top tube). Draw Mon-Fri only. Deliver to Special Chemistry same day. 
Minimum Volume: ped 1 mL, adult 2 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Maintain unspun whole blood at room temperature. 
Reference Values: See reference laboratory report.  
Lab Code: CC REF 
Requisition: SPEC C See Test Requisition 5
Test Frequency: NA 
Routine TAT: 12 days 
Stat TAT: NA 
CPT Code(s): 88230, 88262, 88291 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: R
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 08/28/2014
Time: 05:08:15 (24hr)