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In observance of Labor Day, GeneDx will be closed and will not accept specimens on Monday, September 7, 2015.  We will resume our normal schedule on Tuesday, September 8, 2015.  If you have any questions or inquiries, please call us at 301-519-2100 or email us at zebras@genedx.com.

ELOVL4 Tier 2

FORMS AND DOCUMENTS

TEST DETAILS

Genes:
ELOVL4
Disorders:
Clinical Utility:
  • Confirmation of a clinical diagnosis
  • Development of an appropriate management plan
  • Prenatal diagnosis in families, in which the pathogenic mutation(s) have been identified
Lab Method:
Capillary Sequencing

ORDERING

Test Code:
2991
Turnaround Time:
4-6 weeks
Preferred Specimen:
2-5 mL Blood - Lavender Top Tube
Alternative Specimen:
Oral Rinse (30-40 mL), Dried Blood Spots

BILLING

CPT Codes:
81479x1
New York Approved:
No
ABN Required:
Yes
Billing Information:
View Billing Policy
ICD Codes:
  • 362.7: Hereditary retinal dystrophy, unspecified
  • 743.56: Other retinal changes, congenital
  • 743.55: Congenital macular changes
* For price inquiries please email zebras@genedx.com

REFERENCES

  1. Edwards et al., (1999) Am J Ophthalmol 127:426-435
  2. Zhang et al., (2001) Nat Genet 27:89-93
  3. Bernstein et al., (2001) Invest Ophthal Vis Sci 42: 3331-3336
  4. Maugeri et al., Invest Ophthal Vis Sci 45:4263-4267

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