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MECP2 Gene Sequencing

FORMS AND DOCUMENTS

TEST DETAILS

Genes:
MECP2
Disorders:
Clinical Utility:
  • Confirmation of clinical diagnosis
  • Differentiation between de novo and familial cases
  • Prenatal diagnosis in at-risk pregnancies
Lab Method:
Capillary Sequencing

ORDERING

Test Code:
3041
Turnaround Time:
4-6 weeks
Preferred Specimen:
2-5 mL Blood - Lavender Top Tube

BILLING

CPT Codes:
81302x1
New York Approved:
No
ABN Required:
Yes
Billing Information:
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ICD Codes:
  • 299: Autistic disorder [0-1], Childhood autism, Infantile psychosis, Kanner's syndrome
  • 315.3: Developmental speech or language disorder
  • 299: Pervasive developmental disorders
  • 315.9: Unspecified delay in development, Developmental disorder NOS, Learning disorder NOS
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REFERENCES

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  8. Debona et al. Eur J Hum Genet 8:325-330, 2000
  9. Van Esch H. et al. Am J Hum Genet 77,:442-453, 2005
  10. Neul et al. Neurology 70:1313-1321, 2008
  11. Zeev et al. J Child Neurol 17:20-24, 2002
  12. del Gaudio et al. Gene Med 8:784-792, 2006

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