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In observance of Independence Day, GeneDx will be closed on Friday, July 3rd, and Saturday, July 4th. Nevertheless, all specimens arriving on Friday, July 3rd will be accepted, accessioned and processed. We will not accept specimens on Saturday, July 4th. We will resume our normal Monday through Saturday schedule on Monday, July 6, 2015. Please also note that FedEx works on a modified schedule on Friday, July 3rd and FedEx and UPS are closed on Saturday, July 4th. If you have any questions or inquiries, please call us at 301-519-2100 or email us at

MYOC Gene Sequencing



Clinical Utility:
  • Confirmation of a clinical diagnosis
  • Recurrence risk assessment
  • Prenatal diagnosis
Lab Method:
Capillary Sequencing


Test Code:
Turnaround Time:
4-6 weeks
Preferred Specimen:
2-5 mL Blood - Lavender Top Tube
Alternative Specimen:
Oral Rinse (30-40 mL), Dried Blood Spots


CPT Codes:
New York Approved:
ABN Required:
Billing Information:
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ICD Codes:
  • 365.42: Glaucoma associated with anomalies of iris
  • 365.12: Low tension glaucoma
  • 365.43: Glaucoma associated with other anterior segment anomalies
  • 365.14: Glaucoma of childhood, Infantile or juvenile glaucoma
  • 365.10: Open-angle glaucoma, unspecified, Wide-angle glaucoma NOS
  • 365.41: Glaucoma associated with chamber angle anomalies
  • 743.2: Buphthalmos Glaucoma: congenital newborn Hydrophthalmos
  • 365.11: Primary open angle glaucoma, Chronic simple glaucoma
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