|Values are valid only on day of printing.|
Container/Tube: Amniotic fluid container
Specimen Volume: 10 mL
1. Centrifuge at 1,000 rpm or 200 x G for 10 minutes, separate supernatant, and send both supernatant and sediment in separate plastic vials.
2. Label specimens sediment and supernatant.
Additional Information: Include estimate of duration of pregnancy (in weeks).
1. 1. New York Clients-Informed consent is required. Please document on the request form or electronic order that a copy is on file. An Informed Consent for Genetic Testing (Supply T576) is available in Special Instructions.
2. 2. If not ordering electronically, submit a Biochemical Genetics Request Form (Supply T439) with the specimen.
Mild OK; Gross OK
|Amniotic Fld||Frozen (preferred)||14 days|