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In observance of the holidays, GeneDx will be closed for business on Thursday, December 25, 2014 and on Thursday, January 1, 2015. We will be unable to receive and process specimens. FedEx and UPS will also not be in operation. Except for the aforementioned dates, GeneDx will operate on our normal schedule (Monday-Saturday), including December 24th and December 31st.  If you have any questions or inquiries, please call us at 301-519-2100 or email us at zebras@genedx.com.

GALC Gene Sequencing & Del/Dup

FORMS AND DOCUMENTS

TEST DETAILS

Genes:
GALC
Disorders:
Clinical Utility:
  • Confirmation of biochemical diagnosis
  • Carrier testing
  • Prenatal diagnosis in at risk pregnancies
Lab Method:

ORDERING

Test Code:
507
Turnaround Time:
4-5 weeks
Preferred Specimen:
2-5 mL Blood - Lavender Top Tube

BILLING

CPT Codes:
81406x1, 88271x40, 88291x1
New York Approved:
No
ABN Required:
Yes
Billing Information:
View Neurology Billing Policy
ICD Codes:
  • 330.0: Leukodystrophy
* For price inquiries please email zebras@genedx.com

REFERENCES

  1. Wenger, D. (Updated [Aug. 5, 2008]) Krabbe Disease. In: GeneReviews at Genetests: Medical Genetics Information Resource (database online). Copyright, University of Washington, Seattle 1997-2010. Available at http://www.genetests.org.
  2. Lee et al., (2010) J Neurosci 30:5489-5497.
  3. Xu et al., (2006) J Hum Genet 51:548-554.
  4. Fu, et al., (1999) J Inher Metab Dis 22:155-162.
  5. Lissens et al., (2007) Hum Mutat 28:742.
  6. De Gasperi et al., (1996) Am J Hum Genet 59:1233-1242.

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