22q112 deletion syndrome


Test Information

Test Name

22q112 deletion syndrome

Synonyms

22q11.2 Deletion; HIRA; del 22q; dup22q; Velo cardial facial syndrome; Catch22; HIRA FISH; diGeorge syndrome; 22q11.2DS

Preferred Specimen

Heparin (Whole blood)

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

3 weeks


Processing Information

Registration Code

FISH

Notes

  • DO NOT centrifuge; whole blood required
  • DO NOT share sample; dedicated tube required

Methodology

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Waikato Hospital Laboratory

External Lab Website