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FISH PROBE: STEROID SULFATASE DEFICIENCY STS/CEPX

Synonym

Steroid sulfatase deficiency - Steroid sulfatase deficiency STS/CEPX By FISH

Includes

A high resolution chromosome analysis will be performed in conjunction with this FISH analysis. FISH is not a standalone test.

Specimen Collection Requirements

Collect

Unclotted Whole Blood, dark green (preservative free sodium heparin) top tube

Handling

Do not refrigerate, freeze, or expose to extreme temperatures. Keep specimen at ambient temperature and transport within 24 hours. Maintain sterility: do not split specimen or open the tube.

Preferred Volume

4.0 mL

Minimum Volume

1.0 mL

Transport

Room temperature within 24 hours of collection

Rejection Criteria

Capillary sticks

Stability

Ambient: 24 hours; Refrigerated: Suboptimal, call Cytogenetics at (503) 413-4613

Testing Information

Performed

Weekly

Reported

2-3 weeks, 4-7 days on the FISH portion of the test can be arranged by calling the Cytogenetic Lab at (503) 413-4613.

Method

FISH Analysis

Reference Values

Reference Values

Interpretation provided.

Comments

For questions regarding the report, please call (503) 413-5214.

Last Updated: Thursday, January 5, 2017 03:41:10 AM


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