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UROD gene analysis

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: Children's Hospital Of Philadelp 
Test ID: LAB7682 
Synonyms: Porphyria Cutanea Tarda (PCT) MT Sinai
Methodology: Targeted mutation analysis is performed by PCR amplification of extracted DNA followed by allele specific primer extension analysis. All sequencing is bi-directional.
Schedule: Mon-Wed by 12 noon
Reported: 4 weeks
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: No minimum volume indicated. Collect Blood in a Lavender Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 5 .
This test can ONLY be drawn Mon-Wed by noon.
Handling: Sample must be drawn by 12 noon; sample must be shipped same day by overnight delivery.
Stability: 24 hours
CPT Code(s): 81405
Last Changed: 12/02/2015 16:00:53
Last Reviewed: 12/27/2016 03:04:07