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Lab Test Dictionary

Angelman Syndrome and Prader-Willi Syndrome by Methylation-Sensitive PCR (2005077)

Methodology

Methylation Sensitive PCR/Fluorescence Monitoring


Synonyms

Prader-Labhart-Willi Syndrome

Specimen Type

Whole Blood

Performing Lab

ARUP


Epic ID

Other Genetic Test

Lab Test Days

Monday and Thursday

Standard TAT

7-10 Days


Collection Information

Specimen Required

1.5-3 mL Whole Blood

Container Type

Lavender (EDTA)

Collection Instructions

Whole blood collected in an ACD Solution A/B (yellow-top) tube is also acceptable.


Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature

Refrigerate-Only

Specimen Stability

Room Temp: 72 Hours; Refrigerated: 1 Week (Preferred); Frozne: Unacceptable

Test Volume Required

3 mL Whole Blood

Minimum Test Volume

1.5 mL Whole Blood

Processing Instructions

Complete an ARUP requisition and submit with specimen refrigerated. Call Apollo Courier Service for pick-up Monday-Friday.


Comments

Special request only. Insurance authorization is required prior to draw for outpatients. Ok to send on inpatients.


CPT Codes

81331


Revised

09-07-18

Initials

SL