Specimen Requirements

Title

Cystic Fibrosis Screen

Specimen Requirement

Collect Lavender EDTA, send 3 mL whole blood room temperature.

Alternate Specimen: ACD (Yellow Top) or Sodium Heparin (Green Top)

Methodology

Multiplex Polymerase Chain Reaction • Massively Parallel Sequencing

Stability

Room temp: 8 days, Refrigerated: 8 days

Reference Range

By Report*

Turnaround

9-12 days

Clinical Use

Test Code

CFS