Dysferlin (DYSF) Full Gene Sequence with Interpretation
Label Mnemonic: DYSF
Epic code: LAB7730
Downtime form: A-1a Doctor/Provider Orders - Pathology Molecular
Molecular Pathology
6240 RCP
384-9568
Specimen(s):
Whole Blood
Specimen Instructions:
Relevant clinical information must be submitted with specimen in order to provide correct interpretation of results.
Collection Medium:
Pink top tube 6 mL (K2-EDTA)
Minimum:
Adult Minimum: 6 mL whole blood in ONE pink top (EDTA) tube.
Children Minimum: 3 mL whole blood in ONE pink 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, weekends or holidays.
Testing Schedule:
Weekly
Turn Around Time:
21 days
Reference Range:
Normal
Methodology:
Massively parallel Next Generation DNA sequencing by synthesis, semiconductor technology, Ion Personal Genomics Machine.
CPT Code:
81408