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35079: Hereditary Hemochromatosis DNA Mutation Analysis Print View
DNA Mutation Analysis      

PRIMARY
1 Whole Blood EDTA 5 (3) mL   Refrigerated - 8 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 8 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE
  Whole Blood ACD Sol B 5 (3) mL   Refrigerated - 8 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 8 Day(s)  
  WB EDTA Trace Metal   Refrigerated - 8 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 8 Day(s)  
  Whole Blood ACD Sol A 5 (3) mL   Refrigerated - 8 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 8 Day(s)  
  Whole Blood Heparin 5 (3) mL   Refrigerated - 8 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 8 Day(s)  

Hereditary Hemochromatosis (HH) is an inherited disorder wherein the body accumulates excess iron. This test establishes HH diagnosis in individuals with abnormal iron study results and identifies at-risk family members.

Whole blood: Normal phlebotomy procedure. Specimen stability is
crucial. Store and ship room temperature immediately. Do not freeze.
Extracted DNA: Please call 1-866-GENE-INFO (1-866-436-3463) for
additional information.
Setup Schedule
Sunday-Saturday

Reported (Analytical Time)
4 days

CPT Code
81256

The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.

Notes
Methodology: Fluorescent Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphism, Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)






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