NADF - Overview: Newborn Aneuploidy Detection, FISH

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: NADF    
Newborn Aneuploidy Detection, FISH

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

Screening for chromosomal aneuploidies of chromosomes 13, 18, 21, X, and Y in newborn peripheral blood specimens

Reflex Tests Lists test(s) that may or may not be performed, at an additional charge, depending on the result and interpretation of the initial test(s)

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
_I099Interphases, 25-99No, (Bill Only)No
_I300Interphases, >=100 No, (Bill Only)No
_IL25Interphases, <25No, (Bill Only)No
_PADDProbe, +1No, (Bill Only)No
_PB02Probe, +2No, (Bill Only)No
_PB03Probe, +3No, (Bill Only)No
_PBCTProbe, +2No, (Bill Only)No

Testing Algorithm Delineates situation(s) when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

This test includes a charge for application of the first probe set (2 FISH probes) and professional interpretation of results.

 

Additional charges will be incurred for all reflex probes performed. Analysis charges will be incurred based on the number of cells analyzed per probe set. If no cells are available for analysis, no analysis charges will be incurred.

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)

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

Yes

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

Newborn Aneuploidy Detection, FISH

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

Ambiguous Genitalia
FISH For Newborn Aneusomy
Trisomy 13 (Patau Syndrome)
Trisomy 18 (Edwards Syndrome)
Trisomy 21 (Down Syndrome)
Turner Syndrome
XXY, XXX, or XYY