Ataxia

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Test Details

  • Molecular confirmation of a clinical diagnosis
  • To assist with decisions about treatment and management of individuals with ataxia
  • Next-Gen Sequencing

Ordering

J762
6 weeks
2-5 mL Blood - Lavender Top Tube
Oral Rinse (30-40 mL)|Dried Blood Spots|Buccal Swabs

Billing

81403x1, 81404x2, 81405x2, 81406x4, 81407x2, 81408x2
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References

  1. Bird T. Hereditary Ataxia Overview. 1998 Oct 28 [Updated 2016 Nov 3]. In: Pagon RA, Adam MP, Ardinger HH, et al., editors. GeneReviews [Internet]. Seattle (WA): University of Washington, Seattle; 1993-2016. Available from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/boo
  2. Finsterer et al. (2009) Can J Neurol Sci 36 (4):409-28 (PMID: 19650351)
  3. Jayadev et al. (2013) Genet. Med. 15 (9):673-83 (PMID: 23538602)
  4. Sandford et al. (2014) Genes (Basel) 5 (3):586-603 (PMID: 25055202)
  5. Durr et al. (2010) Lancet Neurol 9 (9):885-94 (PMID: 20723845)
  6. Embiruçu et al. (2009) Arq Neuropsiquiatr 67 (4):1143-56 (PMID: 20069237)
  7. Kalia et al. (2016) Genet. Med.: (PMID: 27854360)
  8. Nemeth et al. (2013) Brain 136 (Pt 10):3106-18 (PMID: 24030952)
  9. Sastry et al. Exome Sequencing Provides a Broad Evaluation and High Diagnostic Rate for Ataxia-Related Disorders [abstract and platform presentation] To be presented at the 2017 ACMG Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting, March 21-25, 2016 Phoenix, AZ
  10. Retterer et al. (2015) Genet. Med.: (PMID: 26633542)