Facioscapulohumeral Dystrophy (FSHD)

Abbrev Code:FSHDYS   
Order Code:LAB6910Order Name:Facioscapulohumeral Dystrophy (FSHD)
CPT Codes: 81404 x1
Turnaround Time:Specimens are sent to reference laboratory Mon-Thur; results are reported within 8 weeks.
Special Instructions:A completed requisition is required. See Associated Links.
Associated Links:

Univ of Iowa Molecular Research Request Form

Collection Instructions

Optimal Volume:15 mL
Minimum\Peds Volume:The minimum blood volume for testing depends on the medical circumstances and the assays requested.
Container:Purple (EDTA)
Causes for Rejection:Frozen samples. Holding or shipping samples over weekends or holidays is not recommended.

Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Do not process.
Shipping Instructions:Ship overnight at room temperature Mon-Thur.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Lab Sendouts  (University of Iowa Hospital & Clinics, Dept of Otolaryngology/Molecular Research)

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