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Microarray Analysis of Karyotype

Alternate Names
Molecular Karyotype, SNP, SNP microarray
Ordering Information

Must be ordered using signed paper request.

Not available via Cerner electronic order system

Laboratory
Referred Test
Specimen
Blood
Container
EDTA (purple)
Collection Instruction
Collect at room temperature
Additional Collection Instructions

If collecting a blood sample collect a Lithium Heparin tube and an EDTA tube.

 

OPTIONAL SPECIMEN IF BLOOD CANNOT BE TAKEN:

ORAcollect-DNA swabs can be picked up from the Austin Pathology collection centre on level 3 HSB, Monday-Friday 7am-5pm.

Follow the collection instructions on the swab packaging.

The patient is required to not eat, drink or smoke for 30 minutes before the test.

 

 

Minimum Adult Volume
5mL
Minimum Paediatric Volume
1mL
Notes
Can be performed on 15-20mL Amniotic fluid
Frequency
Once a month