KARYOTYPE LYMPH NODE
Fresh, unfixed lymph nodes (minimum 0.5mm3) in a sterile container with transport medium supplied by our laboratory.
Normal or Abnormal. If Abnormal, the karyotypic abnormality is described in accordance to the International System for Human Cytogenomic Nomenclature (ISCN, 2016).
14 ~ 21 days
Monday – Saturday (office hours)
Indicate clearly the clinical diagnosis on the cytogenetics request form or CPOE. This information is essential when initiating the cultures for cytogenetic analysis. Do not despatch a specimen near a weekend or a public holiday to avoid unnecessary delays.