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S48727: MPZ DNA Sequencing Test (CMT1B) [134] Print View
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PRIMARY
1 Whole Blood EDTA 8 (6) mL   Refrigerated - 10 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 10 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE

Detects sequence varations in the Myelin Protein Zero gene

Higher blood volumes ensure adequate DNA quantity, which varies with
WBC, specimen condition, and need for confirmatory testing. Patients,
0-3 years have higher WBC, yielding more DNA per mL of blood.
Setup Schedule
Monday, Wednesday

Reported (Analytical Time)
21-30 days

CPT Code
81405

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
*** Sample must arrive Mon-Thursday and be no more than 48 hrs old so it will be no older than 72 hrs when it arrives at the referral lab. The reason for testing is required: for diagnostic or predictive purpose. If this test is to be used for a predictive purpose, a consent form, which is to be faxed directly to Athena (number provided on the form). Please contact the LORRA dept at X2551 with any questions. Transport Temperature: Room temperature Methodology: Next Generation Sequencing Specimen Requirement: Pediatric: 2mL (1mL minimum)






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