Preferred amount: Full tube of Whole Blood, heparin
Minimum amount: 0.5 mL whole blood, heparin
Culture, Microscopy, Karyotype
Sendout: 12-20 days
Sodium heparin ONLY
Karyotype is a test to identify and evaluate the size, shape, and number of chromosomes in a sample of body cells. Extra, missing, or abnormal positions of chromosome pieces can cause problems with a person's growth, development, and body functions.
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