IMPORTANT! - If Prader Willi or Angelman testing is requested collect an EDTA tube for MLPA in addition to Li Hep.
Medicare eligible under the following conditions: diagnostic studies of a person with developmental delay, intellectual disability, autism, or at least two congenital abnormalities, in whom cytogenetic studies (item 73287 or 73289) are either normal or have not been performed; or b) studies of a relative for an abnormality previously identified in such an affected person. If criteria not met: cost is $300 per probe used.
FISH testing on constitutional samples. Multiple probes are available. Contact Cytogenetics for further details.