|Phone:||(937) 641-3801; On Call Pager (937) 334-0192|
|Available:||Lab open Mon - Fri 9:00AM - 5:00PM. On Call hours are 5:00PM Friday through 10:00PM Sunday and holidays; specimens accepted in the main lab daily|
|Specimen:||bone marrow from FIRST PULL during bone marrow extraction OR whole blood; use sterile precautions|
|Volume:||2-3mL bone marrow; 3-5mL whole blood|
|Container:||sodium heparin tube or heparinized syringe; NOT ACCEPTABLE - microtainers with serum separators, lithium heparin tubes; DO NOT CENTRIFUGE|
|Temperature:||room temperature; DO NOT REFRIGERATE|
|Rejection:||MUST INCLUDE INDICATION WHEN ORDERING; MUST HAVE WHITE BLOOD CELL COUNT; will attempt to process any volume of specimen received; will attempt to process clotted specimens; outcome may not be ideal|
|Normal:||Male: 46,XY 
Female: 46,XX 
|Uses:||used to direct diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis|
|Method:||routine karyotyping per ISCN 2013|
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