Aneuploidy 13,18,21,X,Y (POC)
Aneuploidy, the abnormal gain or loss of chromosomes, is a major cause of early fetal demise. The most common type of chromosome abnormality in spontaneous abortions and has been observed in chromosomes, with 13,18, 21, X, and Y.
At times it is difficult to culture the specimen obtained from a product of conception. This test helps to detect common chromosomal defects from products of conception using Flourescent in Situ Hybridization (FISH) technique.
Flourescent in Situ Hybridization
Gynecology, Fetal Medicine, IVF
Recurrent Pregnancy Loss, Unexplained fetal demise, Intra Uterine Growth Retardation (IUGR), Intra Uterine Death (IUD), Ultrasound Abnormalities
sterile tube with rinse media, 15-20 mg tissue