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In observance of the holiday, GeneDx will be closed for business on Thursday, November 27, 2014, and will be unable to receive and process specimens. FedEx and UPS will also not operate. We will accept specimens on Friday, November 28, and  will resume our normal work schedule on Saturday, November 29, 2014.  If you have any questions or inquiries, please call us at 301-519-2100 or email us at zebras@genedx.com.

ETFA Gene Sequencing

FORMS AND DOCUMENTS

TEST DETAILS

Genes:
ETFA
Disorders:
Clinical Utility:
  • Diagnostic confirmation
  • Carrier testing
  • Prenatal diagnosis in at-risk pregnancies
Lab Method:
Capillary Sequencing Reflex to Exon Array

ORDERING

Test Code:
278
Turnaround Time:
4-5 weeks
Preferred Specimen:
2-5 mL Blood - Lavender Top Tube

BILLING

CPT Codes:
81479x1
New York Approved:
No
ABN Required:
Yes
Billing Information:
View Billing Policy
ICD Codes:
  • 277.87: Disorders of mitochondrial metabolism, Kearns-Sayre syndrome, Mitochondrial Encephalopathy, Lactic Acidosis and Stroke-like episodes (MELAS syndrome), Mitochondrial Neurogastrointestinal Encephalopathy syndrome (MNGIE), Myoclonus with Epilepsy and with Ragged Red Fibers (MERRF syndrome), Neuropathy, Ataxia and Retinitis Pigmentosa (NARP syndrome)
* For price inquiries please email zebras@genedx.com

REFERENCES

  1. Wen et al., (2010) J Neurosurg Psychiatry 81:231-236.
  2. Yotsumoto et al., (2008) Mol Genet Metab 94:61-67.
  3. Goodman, SI, et al. (2002) Mol Genet Metab 77(1-2):86-90.
  4. Spaan, AN, et al. (2005) Mol Genet Metab 86(14):441-447.
  5. Olsen, RKJ, et al (2003) Hum Mutat 22:12-23.
  6. Gordon, N. (2006) Brain Dev 28(3):136-140.
  7. Schiff, M, et al. (2006) Mol Genet Metab 88(2):153-158.
  8. Olsen, RKJ, et al., (2007) Brain 130:2045-2054.

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