Test Code: PND Preferred Name Chorionic villi - karyotype
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||Chorionic villi -prenatal||Conical-based 10 mL sterile JPP tube
Sterile collection of placental tissue for chromosome studies into a 10 mL JPP tube. Specifying gestation and clinical indications on request form.
These specimens should be booked in with the laboratory and if late gestation (>18 weeks) a call to the laboratory for rapid collection is appreciated.
This test is usually collected for prenatal diagnosis from 11+ weeks.
Pre-natal CVS specimens should be transported to the laboratory as soon as possible. .
Short-term results are available after 24 hours. Long-term (final) results are available within approximately 2 weeks.