AnMed Laboratory Services


Paternity Testing, DNA  (Paternity (trio); PATERNITY A (for each addition person))

Synonyms:  Parentage Testing
Specimen:  Buccal swabs (6) collected on all parties involved. Blood can also be used (1) Purple (EDTA) top vacutainer tube.
                        Volume:  6 Buccal swabs or (2) 4 mL primary tubes
Minimum Volume:  6 Buccal swabs or (1) 4 mL priamry tube
Collection:  Specimen should be shipped to LabCorp the same day as collection if possible. All samples and paperwork should be completed and packaged appropriately.
Rejection Criteria:  Improper labeling.
Reference Range:  See report
Test Use:  DNA Analysis
Additional Information:  Paternity test must be scheduled in advance with AnMed Outpatient Laboratory. The fee must be paid at the time of service with cash, credit card or certified check. Photo identification is required for adults. Identification is also required for infant
Testing Includes:  Paternity testing on a trio: mother, alleged father and one child. Additional person(s) may be tested. Specimen sent to LabCorp.
Testing Facility:  LabCorp