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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.

ETFB Gene Sequencing

FORMS AND DOCUMENTS

TEST DETAILS

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

ORDERING

Test Code:
279
Turnaround Time:
4-5 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:
  • 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)
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REFERENCES

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

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