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Test ID: WSCR    
Williams Syndrome, 7q11.23 Deletion, FISH

Secondary ID A test code used for billing and in test definitions created prior to November 2011

81163

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Detecting deletions of the elastin gene at 7q11.23

 

Diagnosis of Williams syndrome, when used in combination with high-resolution chromosome studies and clinical evaluation

Special Instructions and Forms Describes specimen collection and preparation information, test algorithms, and other information pertinent to test. Also includes pertinent information and consent forms to be used when requesting a particular test

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Fluorescence In Situ Hybridization (FISH) with DNA Probes

Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Williams Syn, 7q11.23 Del, FISH

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

7q11.23 Deletion, Williams Syndrome, FISH
Chromosome Analysis and Consultation, FISH for Williams Syndrome
Deletion 7
Elastin Williams (Gene)
FISH, Williams Syndrome
Williams Syndrome Chromosome Region (WSCR)