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SCA12 (PPP2R2B) DNA test

Lab Section: 

Sendout Reference

 

Lab Location: 

Sendout

Reference Lab: 

Athena Diagnostics

 

Test ID: 

LAB6817

 

Synonyms: 

SCA12 (PPP2R2B) DNA Test #285 Athena

Methodology: 

Repeat Expansion Detection by PCR

Schedule: 

Draw samples Mon-Thurs by 12 noon

Reported: 

28 days

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 8.0 mL Blood in a Lavender Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 6 mL.
Athena DiagnosticsTest Consent forms must accompany the sample.Draw and send sample to Lab Mon-Thurs by 12 noon
Transport: Ship room temperature, avoid freezing.
Stability: Room temperature: 10 days, Refrigerated: 10 days, Frozen: Unacceptable

 

Notes: 

Clinical Indications: Detect repeat expansions in SCA12 gene.

Reference Interval: 

See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.

http://www.athenadiagnostics.com/view-full-catalog/s/sca12-(ppp2r2b)-dna-test

CPT Code(s): 

81401

Last Changed: 

8/9/2017 3:19:13

Last Reviewed: 

8/9/2017 3:19:23