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In observance of Thanksgiving, GeneDx will be closed and will not accept specimens on Thursday, November 26, 2015. We will accept specimens but operate on a modified schedule on Friday, November 27, 2015.  We will resume our normal schedule on Saturday, November 28, 2015.  If you have any questions or inquiries, please call us at 301-519-2100 or email us at

Prenatal Anophthalmia/Microphthalmia Panel & Del/Dup



OTX2, SOX2, VSX2 (CHX10)
Clinical Utility:
  • Full sequencing testing for fetuses with prenatal ultrasound findings suggestive of anophthalmia/microphthalmia
Lab Method:
Capillary Sequencing|Exon Array CGH


Test Code:
Turnaround Time:
2-3 weeks
Preferred Specimen:
20 mL Amniotic Fluid


CPT Codes:
81265x1, 81479x1
New York Approved:
ABN Required:
Billing Information:
View Prenatal Billing Policy
* For ICD9 to ICD10 conversion please follow this link
ICD-9 Codes:
  • 655.2: Hereditary disease in family possibly affecting fetus [0,1,3]
  • 655.8: Other known or suspected fetal abnormality, not elsewhere classified [0,1,3] Suspected damage to fetus from: environmental toxins intrauterine contraceptive device
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