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Wilson disease, ATP7B mutation screen

Lab Section: 

Sendout Reference

 

Lab Location: 

Sendout

Reference Lab: 

Mayo

 

Test ID: 

LAB2234

 

Methodology: 

Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)/DNA Sequencing

Schedule: 

 Daily

Reported: 

20 days

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 3.0 mL Blood in a Lavender Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 1.0 mL.
Lavender top (EDTA) or yellow top (ACD).
Handling: Specimen must arrive within 96 hours of collection.
Unacceptable conditions: No specimen should be rejected. If specimen not received at appropriate temperature or in wrong anticoagulant, include note to laboratory. If questions, contact laboratory.

 

Reference Interval: 

See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.

 

http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/test-catalog/Specimen/35573

CPT Code(s): 

81406

Last Changed: 

8/16/2017 11:25:27

Last Reviewed: 

8/16/2017 11:25:35