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Complete Parkinsonism evaluation

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: Athena Diagnostics 
Test ID: LAB6966 
Synonyms: Complete Parkinsonism Evaluation (#588 Athena Diag)
Methodology: DNA Sequencing and MLPA
Schedule: Send sample to Lab Mon-Thurs by 12 noon
Reported: 28 days
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 15.0 mL Blood in a Lavender Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 5 mL.
Athena DiagnosticsTest requisition and Consent forms must accompany the sample.Draw and send sample to Lab Mon-Thurs by 12 noon
Stability: Room temperature: 10 days, Refrigerated: 10 days, Frozen: Unacceptable


Clinical Indications: Juvenile-Onset PD regardless of family history, Early Onset PD with atypical parkinsonism, Early Onset PD with a positive family history, and Late Onset PD with a positive family history

Reference Interval:  See patient report or consult refrence laboratory website.
CPT Code(s): 81405(3), 81406(1), 81408(1), 81479(1)
Last Changed: 10/20/2016 23:08:47
Last Reviewed: 12/21/2016 05:54:01