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Childhood-Onset Epilepsy Panel

FORMS AND DOCUMENTS

TEST DETAILS

Genes:
ADSL, CACNA1A, CDKL5, CHD2, CHRNA2, CHRNA4, CHRNA7, CHRNB2, CLN3, CLN5, CLN6, CLN8, CNTNAP2, CSTB, CTSD, DYRK1A, EEF1A2, EPM2A, FOLR1, FOXG1, GABRA1, GABRB2, GABRB3, GABRG2, GAMT, GATM, GOSR2, GRIN1, GRIN2A, IQSEC2, KANSL1, KCNT1, KCTD7, LGI1, MAGI2, MBD5, MECP2, MEF2C, MFSD8, NHLRC1, NRXN1, PCDH19, PNKP, POLG, PPT1, PRICKLE1, SCN1A, SCN1B, SCN2A, SLC2A1, SLC6A8, SLC9A6, TBC1D24, TCF4, TPP1 (CLN2), UBE3A, WDR45, ZEB2
Disorders:
Clinical Utility:
  • Molecular confirmation of a clinical diagnosis
  • To assist with decisions about treatment and management of individuals with epilepsy
  • Testing of at-risk relatives for specific known mutation(s) previously identified in an affected family member
  • Prenatal diagnosis for known familial mutation(s) in at-risk pregnancies
Lab Method:
Exon Array CGH|Next-gen Sequencing

ORDERING

Test Code:
542
Turnaround Time:
4 weeks
Preferred Specimen:
2-5 mL Blood - Lavender Top Tube
Alternative Specimen:
Oral Rinse (30-40 mL)

BILLING

CPT Codes:
81404x2, 81405x2, 81406x2, 81407x1
New York Approved:
Yes
ABN Required:
Yes
Billing Information:
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REFERENCES

  1. Berg et al. (2010) Epilepsia 51: 676-685
  2. Pellock, JM (2004) Neurol (2004) 62:S17-S23.
  3. Pong et al., (2011) Pediatr Neurol 44:317-327.
  4. Weber et al., (2008) Dev Med Child Neurol 50:648-654.
  5. Nicita et al., (2011) Seizure: Eur J Epilepsy doi:10.1016/j.seizure.2011.08.007
  6. Ottman et al., (2010) Epilepsia 51:655-670.
  7. Pal et al., (2010) Nat Rev Neurol 6:445-453.
  8. Macdonald et al., (2010) J Physiol 588:1861-1869.
  9. Andrade DM (2009) Hum Genet 126:173-193
  10. Ramachandran et al., (2009) Epilepsia 50:29-36
  11. Steinlein et al., (2004) Nat Rev Neurosci 5:401-408.
  12. Bennett S. (2004) Pharmacogenomics 5:433-8.
  13. Falace et al., (2010) Am J Hum Genet 87:365-370.

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