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CDKL5 sequencing analysis

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: ARUP 
Test ID: LAB6776 
Methodology: Polymerase Chain Reaction/Sequencing
Schedule: Varies
Reported: 4-6 weeks
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 5.0 mL Blood in a Lavender Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 3 mL.
Acceptable: pink (K2EDTA), or yellow (ACD Solution A or B).
Stability: Ambient: 72 hours; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: Unacceptable


Clinical Indications: Order to confirm the clinical diagnosis of a CDKL5 mutation-related disorder (eg, infantile spasm syndrome or MECP2-negative atypical Rett syndrome).

Reference Interval:  See patient report or consult reference website.
CPT Code(s): 81406
Last Changed: 10/07/2016 03:59:42
Last Reviewed: 12/21/2016 05:40:48