Dysferlin (DYSF) Full Gene Sequence with Interpretation
Label Mnemonic: DYSF
Epic Lab Code: LAB7730
Downtime Form: A-1a Doctor/Provider Orders - Pathology Molecular
Molecular Pathology
6004 BT GH
Whole Blood
Specimen Instructions:
Relevant clinical information must be submitted with specimen in order to provide correct interpretation of results.
Collection Medium:
or and
Pink top tube 6 mL (K2-EDTA) Lavender top tube 3 mL (EDTA) Lavender top tube 3 mL (EDTA)
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.
Testing Schedule:
Turn Around Time:
21 days
Reference Range:
Massively parallel Next Generation DNA sequencing by synthesis, semiconductor technology, Ion Personal Genomics Machine.
CPT Code: