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TMEM127 Gene Sequencing

FORMS AND DOCUMENTS

TEST DETAILS

Genes:
TMEM127
Disorders:
Clinical Utility:
  • Confirmation of a clinical diagnosis
  • Differentiation of PGL/PCC syndrome from other hereditary cancer predisposition syndromes, such as MEN2, VHL and NF1 Identification of family members at-risk for paraganglioma/pheochromocytoma
  • Genetic counseling and recurrence risk assessment
  • Prenatal diagnosis in families with a known mutation
Lab Method:
Capillary Sequencing

ORDERING

Test Code:
555
Turnaround Time:
4-5 weeks
Preferred Specimen:
2-5 mL Blood - Lavender Top Tube

BILLING

CPT Codes:
81479x1
New York Approved:
No
ABN Required:
Yes
Billing Information:
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ICD Codes:
  • 194: Adrenal gland, Adrenal cortex, Adrenal medulla, Suprarenal gland
  • 255.6: Medulloadrenal hyperfunction, Catecholamine secretion by pheochromocytoma
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