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Genetics Lab

How to Send a Sample


  1. Fill out the appropriate requisition and consent forms.
    • For diagnostic testing, please include clinical information.
    • For all samples sent through a reference laboratory, please include the contact information for an individual familiar with the patient's clinical information, such as the ordering physician, genetic counselor, nurse, etc.
    • Prenatal samples must be approved by the laboratory director, and a prenatal consent form is required. Contact the Specialty Lab manager at 206-987-5306 with inquiries.
  2. Ship via courier for overnight delivery. Samples are received Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Pacific time, unless otherwise specified.
    • Shipping address:
      Seattle Children's Hospital
      Laboratory, OC.8.720
      4800 Sand Point Way NE
      Seattle, WA 98105

Please contact us for assistance submitting samples.

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