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Cystic fibrosis 3199del6

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: ARUP 
Test ID: LAB2147 
Methodology: Polymerase Chain Reaction/Fluorescence Monitoring
Schedule: Monday, Thursday
Reported: 1 week, 3 days
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: No minimum volume indicated. Collect in a Lavender Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 1 .
Unacceptable conditions: Frozen specimens.
Stability: Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: Unacceptable

Notes: 

Clinical Indications: The 3199del6 mutation is offered to individuals who have a documented I148T mutation from a previous CF mutation panel.

This test is specific for the cystic fibrosis (CF) 3199del6 mutation. Other mutations in the CFTR gene will not be detected.

CPT Code(s): 81479
Last Changed: 08/04/2015 16:45:36
Last Reviewed: 12/21/2016 06:04:33