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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.

GPC3 Gene Sequencing & Del/Dup (Females)

FORMS AND DOCUMENTS

TEST DETAILS

Genes:
GPC3
Disorders:
Clinical Utility:
  • Confirmation of a clinical diagnosis
  • Carrier testing in individuals with a known familial GPC3 mutation
  • Prenatal diagnosis in at-risk pregnancies
Lab Method:
Capillary Sequencing|Exon Array CGH

ORDERING

Test Code:
415E
Turnaround Time:
5-6 weeks
Preferred Specimen:
2-5 mL Blood - Lavender Top Tube

BILLING

CPT Codes:
81479x1
New York Approved:
No
ABN Required:
Yes
Billing Information:
View Neurology Billing Policy
ICD Codes:
  • 759.89: Other Congenital malformation syndromes affecting multiple systems
  • 775.6: Neonatal hypoglycemia
  • 319: Unspecified mental retardation, Mental deficiency NOS, Mental subnormality NOS
  • 750.15: Macroglossia Congenital hypertrophy of tongue
  • 766.1: Other "heavy-for-dates" infants, Other fetus or infant "heavy-" or "large-for-dates" regardless of period of gestation
* For price inquiries please email zebras@genedx.com

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  8. Rodriguez-Criado et al., (2005) Am J Med Genet A 138A:272-277
  9. Lapunzina (2005) Am J Med Genet C 137C:53-71
  10. Neri, et al., (1998) Am. J. Hum. Genet. 79:279-283

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