Overview

Congenital cardiac disorders are structural changes in the heart that are present at birth. Congenital heart disorders are the most common anomaly observed at birth and can be life threatening.

Category

Cost

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Reporting time

10-12 weeks

Contacts

Dr Belinda Chong

Phone (03) 9936 6550

Specimen Requirements

EDTA blood: Adult: 2 x 5 ml

Child: 2 x 1-3 ml

Notes

Patient to be referred to a cardiologist or a genetics clinic.

Blood Storage Requirements: Do not freeze. Store at 4°C or room temperature.

Genes tested