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Periodic Fever Syndromes Panel (7 genes)

FORMS AND DOCUMENTS

TEST DETAILS

Genes:
ELANE (ELA2), LPIN2, MEFV, MVK, NLRP3 (CIAS1), PSTPIP1, TNFRSF1A
Disorders:
Clinical Utility:
  • Confirmation of a clinical diagnosis
  • To assist in determining the most appropriate therapy, as the response to specific therapeutic modalities depends on the diagnosis
  • Recurrence risk
  • Carrier testing in at-risk family members
  • Prenatal diagnosis
Lab Method:
Next-gen Sequencing

ORDERING

Test Code:
367
Turnaround Time:
8-10 weeks
Preferred Specimen:
2-5 mL Blood - Lavender Top Tube

BILLING

CPT Codes:
81404x1, 81479x6
New York Approved:
No
ABN Required:
Yes
Billing Information:
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ICD Codes:
  • 288: Neutropenia Decreased, Absolute Neutrophil Count (ANC); Use additional code for any associated: fever (780.61), mucositis (478.11, 528.00-528.09, 538, 616.81) (776.7)
  • 279.4: Autoimmune disease, not elsewhere classified
  • 713.7: Other general diseases with articular involvement Code first underlying disease, as: amyloidosis (277.30-277.39), familial Mediterranean fever (277.31) sarcoidosis (135)
  • 277.3: Amyloidosis
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