FBN1 Gene Analysis Full Gene Sequence
Label Mnemonic: FBN1
Epic Lab Code: LAB3113
Downtime Form: A-1a Miscellaneous Request
Commercial Mail-out Laboratory
5231 RCP
356-8593
Specimen(s):
Whole Blood
Collection Medium:
Pink top tube 6 mL (K2-EDTA)
Minimum:
Adult minimum: 6 mL whole blood from pink top (EDTA) tube Pediatric minimum: 5 mL whole blood from pink top (EDTA) tube Infant minimum: 2-3 mL whole blood from pink top (EDTA) tube Alternate collection media: CVS, fibroblasts, amniocytes, or extracted DNA.
Turn Around Time:
2 weeks upon receipt at reference laboratory
Comments:
Please print, complete and submit the Laboratory Test Requisition Form from Connective Tissue Gene Tests with the specimen and the Epic Req.

This mailout test requires pathologist approval for orders during inpatient encounters. Mailouts staff will not process order without approval. The pathologist covering mailouts approval can be reached at pager #5379. If approval is given, the name of the pathologist can be selected in the drop-down menu to the right of the approval warning in Epic when ordering the test.
CPT Code:
81408