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93114: OPMD Repeat Expansion Test Print View
Interpretation      
Technical Results      
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Methods      
References      

PRIMARY
1 Whole Blood EDTA 8 (6) mL   Refrigerated - 10 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 10 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE

Detects GCG trinucleotide expansions in the PABPN1 gene in patients with a late onset of weakness, wasting of the facial muscles, ophthalmoplegia and ptosis.
Setup Schedule
Wednesday

Reported (Analytical Time)
14-23 days

CPT Code
81401

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
Transport Temperature: Room temperature Methodology: Repeat Expansion Detection by PCR Specimen Requirements: Pediatric: 2 mL ( 1 mL minimum)






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