All routine requests for both microarray and Fragile-X tests will be tested by microarray in the first instance.
Fragile X testing will only be performed if there is a known family history or if the clinical features meet the UKGTN Fragile X testing criteria.
Diagnostic referral <15years through a specialist service
Diagnostic referral >15years requires referral through Neurology; Psychiatry or Genetic Services
All predictive/carrier only through Genetic Services
Premature ovarian failure referrals can be accepted through Obstetrics
Contact Genetic Health Services NZ 0800 476123 for further query
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