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Laboratory Information

Test Name

D13S319 FISH

Synonyms

del 13q14.3
FISH
Fluorescent in situ hybridization

External Price (excl. GST)

$698.73

Price Comment

Includes culture processing charge of $285.03. FISH only price $400.00

Specimen Collection

Patient Specimen

2 ml BMA in RPMI or 4ml Heparin Whole blood sterile

Minimum Volume

1 ml BMA in RPMI or 1.0 ml Heparin Whole blood sterile

Sample Delivery to Lab

Specimen delivery Ambient on day of collection. Refrigerate overnight or weekend then send ambient

Test Information

Department

Cytogenetics

Test Availability

Mon -Fri, 0800-1630

Laboratory Testing Time

Urgent 5 days, Non-urgent 18 days

Method

Flourescence in situ hybridisation (FISH) with D13S319 specific probes to identify and characterise 13q14 chromosome rearrangements.

Uncertainty Of Measurement

Refer to report

Electronic Information

Registration Code

FD13S319

HL7Mapping Code

$FD13S319