aCGH study for cryptic quantitative genomic imbalances
GTR Test Accession: Help GTR000556723.1
INHERITED DISEASEDYSMORPHOLOGYSYNDROMIC DISEASE ... View more
Last updated in GTR: 2017-08-19
Last annual review date for the lab: 2023-10-05 LinkOut
At a Glance
Diagnosis
Chromosome 15q13.3 microdeletion syndrome; 15q11q13 microduplication syndrome; 22q partial monosomy more...
Chromosome 1; Chromosome 2; Chromosome 3; Chromosome 4; Chromosome 5 more...
Molecular Genetics - Deletion/duplication analysis: Comparative Genomic Hybridization
Universal
Not provided
Establish or confirm diagnosis
Ordering Information
Offered by: Help
Test short name: Help
aCGH study for cryptic quantitative genomic imbalances
Specimen Source: Help
  • Amniotic fluid
  • Cell culture
  • Chorionic villi
  • Cord blood
  • Fetal blood
  • Fresh tissue
  • Isolated DNA
  • Peripheral (whole) blood
  • Product of conception (POC)
  • View specimen requirements
Who can order: Help
  • Genetic Counselor
  • Health Care Provider
  • In-State Patients
  • Licensed Physician
  • Out-of-State Patients
  • Physician Assistant
  • Public Health Mandate
Contact Policy: Help
Post-test email/phone consultation regarding genetic test results and interpretation is provided to patients/families.
Pre-test email/phone consultation regarding genetic test results and interpretation is provided to patients/families.
How to Order: Help
Kindly contact us for a prior collection of any specimen or you can visit our website.
Order URL
Test service: Help
Genetic counseling
Result interpretation
Test additional service: Help
Custom Prenatal Testing
Custom mutation-specific/Carrier testing
Test development: Help
Test developed by laboratory (no manufacturer test name)
Informed consent required: Help
Based on applicable state law
Pre-test genetic counseling required: Help
Yes
Post-test genetic counseling required: Help
Yes
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Conditions Help
Total conditions: 90
Condition/Phenotype Identifier
Test Targets
Chromosomal regions/Mitochondria Help
Total chromosomal regions/mitochondria: 24
Chromosomal region/Mitochondrion Associated condition
Methodology
Total methods: 1
Method Category Help
Test method Help
Instrument *
Deletion/duplication analysis
Comparative Genomic Hybridization
* Instrument: Not provided
Clinical Information
Test purpose: Help
Diagnosis
Clinical utility: Help
Establish or confirm diagnosis

Target population: Help
Universal
View citations (1)
  • Vissers LE, de Vries BB, Osoegawa K, Janssen IM, Feuth T, Choy CO, Straatman H, van der Vliet W, Huys EH, van Rijk A, Smeets D, van Ravenswaaij-Arts CM, Knoers NV, van der Burgt I, de Jong PJ, Brunner HG, van Kessel AG, Schoenmakers EF, Veltman JA. Array-based comparative genomic hybridization for the genomewide detection of submicroscopic chromosomal abnormalities. Am J Hum Genet. 2003;73(6):1261-70. doi:10.1086/379977. Epub 2003 Nov 18. PMID: 14628292.
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Technical Information
Test Platform:
Affymetrix CytoScan HD Array
Test Confirmation: Help
Q-PCR
Availability: Help
Tests performed
Interpretation performed in-house
Report generated in-house
Specimen preparation performed in-house
Wet lab work performed in-house
Analytical Validity: Help
The aCGH study is 99% sensitive and specific for deletion and duplication analysis.
Proficiency testing (PT):
Is proficiency testing performed for this test? Help
Yes

Method used for proficiency testing: Help
Intra-Laboratory
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Regulatory Approval
FDA Review: Help
Category: Not Applicable
Additional Information

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