Aneuploidy Panel by FISH
0040208
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
FISHANEU
Methodology
Fluorescence in situ Hybridization
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
1-3 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Cytogenetic Test Request Form Recommended (ARUP form #43097)Cytogenetic Test Request Form Recommended (ARUP form #43097)

Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Green (sodium heparin).  
Specimen Preparation
Do not freeze or expose to extreme temperatures.  Transport 5 mL whole blood. (Min: 1 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Room temperature.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Frozen specimens. Clotted specimens.  
Remarks
  
Stability
Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 48 hours; Frozen: Unacceptable  
Reference Interval
By report  
Interpretive Data






See Compliance Statement C: www.aruplab.com/CS
Statement C: The performance characteristics of this test were validated by ARUP Laboratories. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has not approved or cleared this test; however, FDA approval or clearance is currently not required for clinical use of this test. The results are not intended to be used as the sole means for clinical diagnosis or patient management decisions. ARUP is authorized under Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) and by all states to perform high-complexity testing.

Counseling and informed consent are recommended for genetic testing. Consent forms are available online.
 
Note
This panel is ONLY utilized for newborns with suspected aneuploidy. This panel includes probes for trisomy 13, trisomy 18, trisomy 21 and X and Y. For other applications, please contact ARUP's genetic counselor at (800) 242-2787 extension 3922 for additional information.
These studies involve culturing of living cells; therefore, turnaround times given represent average times which are subject to multiple variables. After specimen receipt, results are generally available in an average of 4 days.
A processing fee will be charged if this procedure is canceled, at the client's request, after the test has been set up, or if the specimen integrity is inadequate to allow culture growth

This test must be ordered using Cytogenetic test request form #43097 or through your ARUP interface. Submit the Patient History for Cytogenetic (Chromosome) Studies with the electronic packing list (available at http://www.aruplab.com/genetics/forms.php).

Specimen and completed test request form, including clinical indication, must be received within 48 hours of collection.
CPT Code(s)
88271 x5; 88275 x5; 88291
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0040209Aneuploidy Panel by FISH
2002194EER Aneuploidy Panel by FISH
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Aliases
  • Common Trisomy FISH panel
  • Newborn FISH panel