Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, Stepwise Mutation Deletion and Sequencing

Abbrev Code:XMISC   
Order Code:LAB4909Order Name:Send Outs Misc Test
Methodology:SCAIP deletion analysis; direct gene sequencing
CPT Codes: 81479 x1, 81479 x1
Test Includes:Stepwise mutation analysis and deletion testing. If no deletion is found, sequence analysis will be performed at an additional charge.
Turnaround Time:Specimens are sent to reference laboratory Mon-Thur before 1300; results are reported within 6 weeks.
Special Instructions:A completed DNA test requisition must accompany each sample. See Associated Links.
Associated Links:

Univ of Utah Genome Center Request Form

Collection Instructions

Optimal Volume:Three 8.5 mL Yellow ACD tubes.
Minimum\Peds Volume:One 8.5 mL Yellow ACD tube.
Container:Yellow (ACD, Solution A) tube available from laboratory

Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Do not process.
Shipping Instructions:Ship overnight at room temperature via FedEx no later than 2 pm on date of collection. Do not ship on Friday or the day before a holiday.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Lab Sendouts  (University of Utah, Genome Center)

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