ACETYLCHOLINESTERASE ELECTROPHORESIS - (Amf)
Test Code: MISC
Referred-in samples are NOT accepted.
Physician must complete the following form:
and send with refrigerated specimen to HSC Central Services (MS5) by 1300 Wednesday for shipping to Mayo. Gestational age at amniocentesis is required.
Amniotic Fluid: 1.0 mL
Minimum volume 0.3 mL
Must be received at HSC, Central Services (MS5) by Wednesday at 1300.
A specimen from the 14 to 18 week gestational period of pregnancy is preferred. Amniotic fluid from the 14 to 21 week gestational period is acceptable.
A descriptive report will be sent.
Within 1 Week
TAT approx. 1 week from time shipped to Mayo (Thursdays)
Specimen must be shipped frozen to Mayo Medical Laboratories on Thursdays.
Do NOT centrifuge.