Test Kits

COMPLIMENTARY TEST KITS


To simplify specimen collection and transport, test kits are provided to our clients upon request at no charge. Kits contain test-specific request forms and specimen collection containers, in addition to FedEx© shipping supplies for out-of-area clients.

•       Not all sample types accepted by our laboratory can be transported with a kit.
•       Kits are not required to collect and/or transport any specimen.


PRENATAL and PREGNANCY LOSS SAMPLES:

AMNIOTIC FLUID KIT 

  • TRANSPORTS: amniotic fluid 
  • INCLUDES: 
    • 2 (20ml) sterile tubes
    • foam tube holder & biohazard bag with absorbent pad
    • Prenatal test request form  

PREGNANCY LOSS (MICROARRAY*) KIT 
*In addition to Microarray testing, this kit can be used to transport pregnancy loss samples for Chromosome Analysis and/or FISH.

  • TRANSPORTS:  fetal tissue (products of conception), chorionic villi sampling (CVS), and maternal blood
  • INCLUDES: 
    • 1 tissue collection cup containing phosphate buffered saline (PBS)
    • 1 sodium heparin tube (5ml / green top) [for parental blood]
    • foam specimen holder & biohazard bag with absorbent pad
    • Pregnancy Loss test request form

   

POSTNATAL BLOOD SAMPLES:

POSTNATAL BLOOD KIT

  • TRANSPORTS:  peripheral blood 
  • INCLUDES: 
    • 1 sodium heparin tube (5ml / green top)
    • 1 EDTA tube (5ml / purple top)
    • foam tube holder & biohazard bag
    • Postnatal test request form

MALE INFERTILITY KIT 

  • TRANSPORTS:  peripheral blood 
  • INCLUDES: 
    • 1 sodium heparin tube (5ml / green top) [for Chromsome Analysis]
    • 1 EDTA tube (5ml / purple top) [for YCMD]
    • foam tube holder & biohazard bag
    • Male Infertility test request form

  

ONCOLOGY SAMPLES:

HEMATOLOGY/ONCOLOGY KIT

  • TRANSPORTS: bone marrow and cancer blood
  • INCLUDES: 
    • 1 sodium heparin tube (5ml / green top)
    • 1 sodium heparin tube (3ml / green top)
    • gauze square (to secure tube during transport)
    • foam tube holder & biohazard bag
    • Oncology test request form

PARAFFIN FISH KIT 

  • TRANSPORTS: bone marrow and cancer blood
  • INCLUDES:
    • 2 slide boxes
    •  Oncology test request form

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contact us
Phone:  402-559-5070 
1-800-656-3937 x95070
Fax:  402-559-7248
humangenetics@unmc.edu

Complimentary Test Kits
 
PregnancyLossKit
 

To Request a Kit Shipment:

Email humangenetics@unmc.edu or call our Marketing Specialist at 402-559-6935.

Additional Services
 
specimen tubes
 

Upon request the following supplies are available to our clients at no charge:

  • test kits
  • collection tubes
  • transport media
  • test request forms
  • provider fact sheets
  • patient brochures
  • shipping supplies
  • prepaid airbills

Email humangenetics@unmc.edu or call our Marketing Specialist at 402-559-6935.

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