Maternal Cell Contamination Molecular Analysis to Integrated Genetics

Abbrev Code:XMISC   
Order Code:LAB4909Order Name:Send Outs Misc Test
Methodology:Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) and capillary electrophoresis
CPT Codes: 81265 x1
Turnaround Time:Specimens are sent to the reference laboratory Mon-Fri before 1300; results are reported within 11-21 days.
Special Instructions:A completed patient questionnaire and requisition form must accompany all samples. See Associated Links.
Associated Links:

Integrated Genetics Requisition Form

Collection Instructions

Optimal Volume:20 mL
Container:Yellow (ACD, Solution A) tube available from laboratory
Alternate Containers: Purple (EDTA)
Collection Instructions:A maternal blood sample is required to rule out the presence of maternal cells samples of uncultured amniotic fluid, CVS or CVS cultures.
Causes for Rejection:Frozen specimen; hemolysis; quantity not sufficient for analysis; improper container; unlabeled or mislabeled specimen.

Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Do not process.
Shipping Instructions:Ship at room temperature within 24 hours of collection via Fed Express, Priority and Saturday delivery.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Lab Sendouts  (LabCorp Women's Health)
Referral Lab number:528

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