ELA2 Gene Analysis Full Gene Sequence
Label Mnemonic: ELA2
Epic Lab Code: LAB4819
Downtime Form: A-1a Miscellaneous Request
Commercial Mail-out Laboratory
5231 RCP
356-8593
Specimen(s):
Whole Blood
Collection Medium:
Lavender top tube 3 mL (EDTA)
Minimum:
2-5 mL whole blood in EDTA top tube
Turn Around Time:
4-6 weeks upon receipt at reference laboratory
Interpretive Data:
Severe congenital neutropenia (SCN) and cyclic neutropenia (CN) are severe disorders of neutrophil production that cause lifelong problems with recurrent infections.
Comments:
Please print, complete and submit the following forms to the lab, with the specimen and the A-1a Miscellaneous Request:

Informed Consent for DNA Testing and the Sample Submission Form - Testing Services for Rare Mendelian Disorders from GeneDx DNA Diagnostic Experts.

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.
Methodology:
Analysis is performed by capillary sequencing.
CPT Code:
81479