Amniocentesis is performed in patients who have a significant
risk for having a child with a chromosome abnormality.
Chromosome analysis is performed
on fetal cells which are present in
the amniotic fluid.
Purpose: Prenatal Diagnosis- Increased risk for Chromosomal Abnormalities or Neural Tube Defects
Test Requisition: Cytogenetics Requisition
CPT Codes: 88235,88267,88291Cost: $1131.00
Turn-around-time: 7 days