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Test ID: MCC    
Maternal Cell Contamination, Molecular Analysis

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

88636

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

Conditional

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

Ruling out the presence of maternal cell contamination within a fetal specimen

 

This test is required for all prenatal testing performed in Mayo's molecular and biochemical genetics laboratories

Genetics Test Information Provides information that may help with selection of the correct test or proper submission of the test request

Required in conjunction with molecular and biochemical prenatal testing only.

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

Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)-Based Comparison of Microsatellite Markers

(PCR is utilized pursuant to a license agreement with Roche Molecular Systems, Inc.)

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

Maternal Cell Contamination, B