Foresight Carrier Screen


Sunquest Code:CSLFMP  
Epic Code:LAB6864Epic Name:Counsyl Foresight Carrier Screen
Synonyms:Counsyl Family Prep Screen
Methodology:Gene sequencing and genotyping
Turnaround Time:Specimens are sent to reference laboratory Mon-Fri; results are reported within 2 weeks.
Special Instructions:Test should be ordered through genetic counselor or medical geneticist. A completed requisition must accompany each specimen, including the patient's insurance billing information. A signed consent form should be included in the patient's medical record. See Associated Links. Do not send the consent for the laboratory.
Associated Links:

Genetic Testing Consent Form



Collection Instructions

Specimen:Blood
Optimal Volume:4 mL purple EDTA
Container:Kit provided by clinic
Collection Instructions:Test kit from Myriad Laboratories (including paperwork completely filled out, to include unique specimen number) must be used when sending specimen for testing. A complete patient history, signed consent of the patient and the signature of the ordering physician must be included.


Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Do not process. Store at room temperature
Shipping Instructions:Ship at room temperature.
Stability:14 days at room temperature.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Lab Sendouts  (Myriad Laboratories Inc.)


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