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Friedreich's ataxia profile

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: Athena Diagnostics 
Test ID: LAB4815 
Methodology: Next Generation Sequencing, Repeat Expansion Detection by PCR, Southern Blot
Schedule: Mon-Thurs cut-off Noon
Reported: 30 days for Routine orders
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 10.0 mL Blood in a Lavender Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 2 mL.
Whole blood. Lavender EDTA top tube
Transport: Store refrigerated. Ship room temperature, avoid freezing..
Unacceptable conditions: Do not freeze
Stability: Room temperature: 10 days, Refrigerated: 10 days, Frozen: Unacceptable
Reference Interval:  See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.
CPT Code(s): 81401(1), 81404(1)
Last Changed: 11/01/2016 10:29:26
Last Reviewed: 12/26/2016 23:40:15