Dihydropryimidine Dehydrogenase (DPYD), 3 Variants - LG5605


Sunquest Code:ARMISC  
Epic Code:LAB4909Epic Name:Send Outs Misc Test
Methodology:Polymerase chain reaction (PCR)/Fluorescence Monitoring
CPT Code:81400, 81479
Turnaround Time:Specimens are sent to reference laboratory Mon-Sat; results are reported within 5-10 days.
Compliance:

The performance characteristics of this test were validated by ARUP Laboratories, Inc. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has not approved or cleared this test. However, FDA approval or clearance is currently not required for clinical use of this test. The results are not intended to be used as the sole means for clinical diagnosis or patient management decisions. ARUP is authorized under Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) and by all states to perform high-complexity testing.



Collection Instructions

Specimen:Blood
Optimal Volume:3 mL
Minimum\Peds Volume:1 mL
Container:Purple (EDTA) (Yellow (ACD, Solution A) tube available from laboratory)
Causes for Rejection:Plasma or serum. Heparinized specimens.


Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Do not process. Store at refrigerated temperature.
Shipping Instructions:Ship at refrigerated temperature.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Lab Sendouts  (ARUP)
Referral Lab number:2012166


Interpretive

Reference Range:By report.
Use:Predict risk of dose-related toxicity to 5-FU therapy.


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