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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.

MMAB Gene Sequencing

FORMS AND DOCUMENTS

TEST DETAILS

Genes:
MMAB
Disorders:
Clinical Utility:
  • 1. Confirmation of a biochemical diagnosis
  • 2. Carrier testing
  • 3. Prenatal diagnosis in at risk pregnancies
Lab Method:
Capillary Sequencing Reflex to Exon Array

ORDERING

Test Code:
277
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:
81405x1
New York Approved:
No
ABN Required:
Yes
Billing Information:
View Billing Policy
ICD Codes:
  • 276.2: Acidosis Acidosis
  • 270.7: Other disturbances of straight-chain amino-acid metabolism, Glucoglycinuria, Glycinemia (with methylmalonic acidemia), Hyperglycinemia, Hyperlysinemia, Pipecolic acidemia, Saccharopinuria, Other disturbances of metabolism of glycine, threonine, serine, glutamine, and lysine
  • 277.8: Other specified disorders of metabolism
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REFERENCES

  1. Merinero et al., (2008) J Inherit Metab Dis 31:55-66
  2. Lerner-Ellis, J.P. et al., (2006) Mol Genet Metab 87:219-225
  3. Lerner-Ellis, J.P. et al., (2004) Hum Mut 24:509-516
  4. Worgan, LC et al., (2006) Hum Mut 27:31-43
  5. Coulombe J.T et al., (1981) Pediatrics 67:26-31
  6. Nyhan, WL, Barshop, BA, Ozand, PT (2005) Atlas of Metabolic Diseases Oxford University Press. NY

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