Multiplex Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR); Fragment Analysis on Automated Sequencer
Quest Diagnostics Chantilly
Other Reference Test
3-5 mL Whole Blood
Whole blood collected in an ACD Solution B (yellow-top) or sodium heparin (green-top) tube or Tissue (biopsy) is also acceptable. Note: Test must be ordered and collected on both twins in order to complete testing.
Room Temp=8 Days; Refrigerated=8 Days; Frozen=Unacceptable
5 mL Whole Blood
3 mL Whole Blood
Insurance authorization is required prior to draw for Outpatients. Ok to send on inpateints. Note: Test must be ordered and collected on both twins in order to complete testing.