Ornithine Transcarbamylase Mutation Carrier Analysis

Abbrev Code:XMISC   
Order Code:LAB4909Order Name:Send Outs Misc Test
Methodology:Amplification of DNA/SSCP/sequencing if necessary
CPT Codes: x1, x1, x1, x1
Test Includes:OTC mutation carrier-amplification, OTC mutation carrier-isolation, OTC mutation carrier-separation, OTC mutation carrier test
Turnaround Time:Performed Mon-Fri; results are reported within 6-8 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.
Associated Links:

Genetic Testing Consent Form

Collection Instructions

Optimal Volume:20 mL
Minimum\Peds Volume:10 mL
Container:Purple (EDTA)
Alternate Containers: Yellow (ACD, Solution A) tube available from laboratory

Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Do not centrifuge. Store at room temperature.
Shipping Instructions:Ship at room temperature. Must arrive within 24 hours. Must arrive Mon-Fri.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Lab Sendouts  (Children's National Medical Center, DC)


Reference Range:Interpretive report.

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