INVITAE Diagnostic Genetic Testing - LG6810


Sunquest Code:LSMISC  
Epic Code:LAB4909Epic Name:Send Outs Misc Test
Methodology:Next generation sequencing/deletion/duplication
Turnaround Time:Specimens are sent to the reference laboratory Mon-Fri; results are reported 10-21 days.
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. See Associated Links.
A completed and signed INVITAE Genetics requisition form as well as a copy of the patient's insurance information must accompany each specimen. Requisitions are available online at https://www.invitae.com/en/order-forms/
Testing can also be ordered via portal, but must be printed and sent to lab with the specimen.  
 
Associated Links:

Genetic Testing Consent Form, Invitae Requisition



Collection Instructions

Specimen:Blood. 
Alternate specimen: Saliva collected in an Orgene Self Collection Kit (Invitae Genetics Kit).
Optimal Volume:5 mL
Minimum\Peds Volume:3 mL
Container:Purple (EDTA) (Invitae Genetics Kit)
Patient Preparation:Do not collect blood or saliva from patients who have had a blood transfusion less than 2 weeks prior to specimen collection.
Causes for Rejection:Hemolyzed or clotted blood


Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Do not process. Store refrigerated.
Shipping Instructions:Ship overnight at refrigerated temperature. Protect from temperature extremes and keep samples at 2-8 degrees Celsius. Samples are not received on Saturdays or holidays.
Stability:48  hours at room temperature; 2 weeks refrigerated.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Lab Sendouts  (Invitae Genetics)
Referral Lab number:See Invitae forms for specific test number


Interpretive

Reference Range:By report.
Use:Analysis of a specific genes or gene panel that identifies inherited risks to diagnose, treat and manage patient's health.


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