Russell-Silver Syndrome: H19 Methylation and UPD7

Sunquest Code:RSH19S  
Epic Code:LAB6168Epic Name:Russl-Sil H19 Meth & UPD7
Synonyms:Russell Silver Syndrome
Methodology:Quantitative methylation sensitive PCR (Q-MSP)
CPT Code:81401, 81402
Turnaround Time:Specimens are sent to reference laboratory Mon-Thur; results are reported within 3 weeks.
Special Instructions:A signed informed consent in the patient's medical record is required; the consent should not be sent to the laboratory. The link to the Genetic Testing Consent Form is provided as a convenience for the providers and genetic counselors.
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Genetic Testing Consent Form

Collection Instructions

Optimal Volume:10 mL
Minimum\Peds Volume:5 mL (adults and older children); 3 mL (children over 2 y); 2 mL (children under 2 y)
Container:Yellow (ACD, Solution A) tube available from laboratory (Purple (EDTA))

Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Whole blood. Do not process. Store in refrigerator.
Shipping Instructions:Ship at room temperature; protect from temperature extremes.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Lab Sendouts  (Emory Genetics Laboratory)
Referral Lab number:NZ


Reference Range:By report.

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