Dysferlin (DYSF) Full Gene Sequence with Interpretation
Order Code: DYSF
Epic Lab Code: LAB7730
Order Form: A-1a Molecular Pathology/Diagnostics or Epic Req
Molecular Pathology
6004 BT GH
384-9568
Specimen(s):
Whole Blood
Collection Medium:
or and
Pink top tube Lavender top tube 3 mL (EDTA) Lavender top tube 3 mL (EDTA)
Minimum:
Adult Minimum: 6 mL whole blood in ONE pink top tube or TWO lavender top (EDTA) tubes. Children Minimum: 3 mL whole blood in lavender top (EDTA) tube. Optional specimen type: Formalin Fixed paraffin embedded tissue; Fresh Frozen tissue. Testing on smaller volumes than those requested will be attempted. However, in some cases, small blood volumes may compromise the ability to perform testing.
Rejection Criteria:
Testing requires a dedicated collection tube.
Delivery Instructions:
Room temperature for up to 24 hours, then refrigerate the whole blood if it is necessary to be held overnight, or weekends, or holidays.
Specimen Instructions:
Relevant clinical information must be submitted with specimen in order to provide correct interpretation of results.
Testing Schedule:
Weekly
Turn Around Time:
21 days
Reference Range:
Normal
Methodology:
PCR followed by sequence analysis.
CPT Code:
81408