In observance of Thanksgiving, GeneDx will be closed and will not accept specimens on Thursday, November 26, 2015. We will accept specimens but operate on a modified schedule on Friday, November 27, 2015. We will resume our normal schedule on Saturday, November 28, 2015. If you have any questions or inquiries, please call us at 301-519-2100 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
FORMS AND DOCUMENTS
- Clinical Utility:
- Confirmation of a clinical diagnosis
- Differential diagnosis from other types of B cell immunodeficiency
- Carrier testing in siblings or other relatives
- Prenatal diagnosis
- Lab Method:
- Exon Array CGH
- Test Code:
- Turnaround Time:
- 3-4 weeks
- Preferred Specimen:
- 2-5 mL Blood - Lavender Top Tube
- Alternative Specimen:
- Oral Rinse (30-40 mL)
- CPT Codes:
- New York Approved:
- ABN Required:
- Billing Information:
- View Billing Policy * For ICD9 to ICD10 conversion please follow this link https://www.aapc.com/icd-10/codes/
- ICD-9 Codes:
- 279.05: Immunodeficiency with increased IgM, Immunodeficiency with hyper-IgM: autosomal recessive X-linked
- Revy P., et al, 2000. Activation-Induced Cytidine Deaminase (AID) Deficiency Causes the Autosomal Recessive Form of the Hyper-IgM Syndrome (HIGM2), Cell 102:565-575.
- Kasahara Y., 2003. Hyper IgM syndrome with putative dominant negative mutation in activation-induced cytidine deaminase. J. Allergy Clin Immunol 112:755-760.
- Durandy A. et al., 2006. Activation-Induced Cytidine Deaminase: Structure-Function Relationship as Based on the Study of Mutants, Human Mutation 27:1185-1191.
- Lee, W. et al (2005) Blood 105(5):1881-1890