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Monogenic diabetes (MODY) evaluation

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: Athena Diagnostics 
Test ID: LAB4844 
Methodology: Sanger Sequencing, Multiplex Ligation-dependent Probe Amplification (MLPA
Schedule: Mon-Thurs cut-off Noon
Reported: 35 days
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 10.0 mL Blood in a Lavender Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 2 mL.
Lavender EDTA top tube
Transport: Ship room temperature, avoid freezing..
Unacceptable conditions: Stored or shipped frozen
Stability: Room temperature: 10 days, Refrigerated: 10 days, Frozen: Unacceptable


This is a reflexive test. Tests will be run in succession until either a positive result is detected or the profile is completed. Testing is performed in this order: 1. HNF4A, GCK, HNF1A, HNF1B sequencing and deletion; IPF1 sequencing 2. CEL sequencing

Reference Interval:  See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.
CPT Code(s): 81404x2, 81405x2, 81406x2, 81479
Last Changed: 11/18/2016 10:50:06
Last Reviewed: 12/27/2016 00:52:31