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FSHD DNA test

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: Athena Diagnostics 
Test ID: LAB4819 
Methodology: Molecular Combing
Schedule: Mon-Thurs cut-off Noon
Reported: 8 weeks
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 15.0 mL Blood in a Lavender Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 10 mL.
Lavender EDTA top tube
Transport: Do not store specimen. Ship immediately. Must arrive within 72 hours from collection on a weekday..
Unacceptable conditions: Stored or shipped frozen
Stability: Room temperature: 72 hours

Notes: 

Clinical Indications: Detects deletions and haplotype on chromosome 4q35 associated with FSHD

Reference Interval:  See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.
CPT Code(s): 81404, 88299
Last Changed: 11/09/2016 14:29:49
Last Reviewed: 12/26/2016 23:44:22