Indications for Kallmann Syndrome 1 (KAL1)
Kallmann syndrome 1 consists of congenital, isolated, idiopathic hypogonadotropic hypogonadism and anosmia
- Peripheral blood Collect whole blood in a green top tube (sodium heparin). Label tube with patient’s name and date of birth.
A completed test requisition form must be included with every sample. A transport kit is available upon request.
FISH analysis is performed following cytogenetic analysis
Room temperature (DO NOT refrigerate, freeze or centrifuge)
Laboratory Testing for Kallmann Syndrome 1 Syndrome is performed on metaphase chromosomes utilizing Fluorescence in situ hybridizationCauses for Rejection
Frozen specimen, inappropriate container
24-48 hrs after completion of cytogenetic analysis