Y CHROMOSOME MICRODELETION, DNA ANALYSIS

Specimen Required
Draw blood in a lavender EDTA. Send 4.0 mL whole blood (3.0 mL minimum) room temperature.

Alternate Specimen
Whole blood: ACD solution A dark blue EDTA, sodium or lithium heparin.

Methodology
Agarose Gel Electrophoresis, Polymerase Chain Reaction

Stability
Room temperature: 8 days; Refrigeated: 8 days; Frozen: Unacceptable

Reference Range
By report

Performed
Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Turnaround Time5-7 days
Test CodeYCMIC
CPT-4 Code (s)
81403
ZBO86
LOINC Codes
Weeks of Gestation:   81230-5  
Y Chromosome Microdeletion:   35456-3  

Warde
Medical
Laboratory