|Test||ZYGOSITY TESTING (MULTIPLE BIRTHS)|
|Methodology||Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)
(PCR is utilized pursuant to a license agreement with Roche Molecular Systems, Inc.)
|Description||Useful for determining genetic risk for an individual whose twin/triplet is affected with a genetic disorder for which a specific genetic test is not availoble, for assessment of risks prenatally when one fetus of multiples is known to be affected by a specific disorder, for organ or bone marrow transplantation compatibility testing, and for familial/parental interest|
|Specimen||All specimens should include a "Molecular Genetics Congenital Disorders request Form" with information including relevant clinical and family history information.
SPECIMEN MUST ARRIVE WITHIN 96 HOURS OF DRAW.
SUBMIT ONLY 1 OF THE FOLLOWING SPECIMENS:
|Reference Values||An interpretive report will be issued.|
|Analytic Time||14 Days|
|Day(s) Test Set Up||Monday|