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Test ID: FCDC    
Cri-du-chat Syndrome, 5p15.2 Deletion, FISH

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


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

As an aid in the diagnosis of cri-du-chat syndrome, in conjunction with CMS / Chromosome Analysis, For Congenital Disorders, Blood


Detecting cryptic translocations involving 5p15.2 that are not demonstrated by conventional chromosome studies

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

Flourescence In Situ Hybridization (FISH)

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

Cri-du-chat, 5p Del, FISH

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

5p Deletion
Cat like cry
Cree do sha
Cri du chat
Cry of the cat