SMITH-MAGENIS SYNDROME FISH

Code
000.0000
Name
SMITH-MAGENIS SYNDROME FISH
Category
None
Department
Send-Out
Start Date
Expiration Date
Synonyms
Deletion 17p11.2
CPT Codes
88271, 88273
Site
SBMF
Reference Test
45123
ATLAS Test Code

Specimen Information

Type

Green, Sodium Heparin, WHOLE BLOOD

Volume

5.0 ml

Transport Info

Room Temperature 24 Hours

Fasting Required?
False
Patient Instructions

If patient has had a recent chromosome analysis, contact Client Services to determine if FISH study can be done with the existing sample

Reference Range

See Report

Methodology

Fluorescence in situ Hybridization (FISH)

Clinical Significance

The patient's cells are studied by DNA PROBE 17p11.2 (SMS). Normal results rule out most cases of Smith-Magenis Syndrome. This test does not confirm the presence or absence of a probe/gene not yet produced or discovered in direct or indirect correlation to this syndrome or abnormality.

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