Test Overview
Test Usage

Carrier Screening and Diagnostic Testing for Individuals of Ashkenazi Jewish Descent. Prenatal testing is recommended only for carrier couples with identified mutations.

Reference Range *

Interpretive report provided.

* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.

Test Details
Analytic Time

10 - 14 days

Soft Order Code
Reference Laboratory
Integrated Genetics
Special Testing
Specimen Requirements
Collection Instructions

Collect specimen in sufficient yellow top (ACD) solution A or a lavender top tubes. Send intact whole blood. Refrigerate. Amniotic Fluid (10 mL in sterile tubes, refrigerated) or Chorionic Villus (10-15 mg in sterile transport medium, refrigerated) specimens are also acceptable. All prenatal specimens must be accompanied by a maternal blood specimen.

This test is appropriate only for individuals of Ashkenazi Jewish descent.
Normal Volume
20 mL whole blood
Minimum Volume
5 mL whole blood
Additional Information

Test sent to Integrated Genetics.