Prophase Chromosome

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: CHROM-PRO
POE DESCRIPTION: CHROMOSOME PROPHASE; CHROM-PRO
CPT CODE: 88230, 88262, 88289, 88291
DAYS PERFORMED: Mon and Fri, 0800-1530
TURNAROUND TIME: 12-14 days
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS: Completed patient history form MUST be submitted with specimen. Contact the Genetics Laboratory (312-942-6298) for required form and additional information.
CONTAINER TYPE: Sterile greeen top (heparin) tube
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS: Sterile blood
MINIMUM VOLUME: 3 mL
HANDLING INSTRUCTIONS: If not sent to the laboratory immediately, refrigerate specimen (4°C) and deliver to Genetics Laboratory as soon as possible.
TEST SYNONYM(S):Chromosome, Lymphocytes, High Resolution