Smith Magenis syndrome : (17p11.2) FISH Analysis

Test Information

Turnaround Time

28 days

CPT Code(s)

88275

Cost

$584.00

Methodology

Fluorescence in situ hybridization

Specimen Requirements

3-5 ml of whole blood in a green top, sodium heparin tube.

Have Questions Need Support?

Call our laboratory at 1-800-473-9411 or contact one of our Laboratory Genetic Counselors for assistance.
Robin Fletcher, MS, CGC
Kellie Walden, MS, CGC

Cytogenetic Testing, FISH
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