Forms and Documents
- Cancer at a young age, such as breast, colon, or renal cancer
- Multiple cancers in one person, either of the same origin (such as two separate colon cancers) or of different origins (such as breast cancer and ovarian cancer)
- Diagnosis of certain rare cancers, such as ovarian or male breast cancer
- Multiple relatives diagnosed with the same or related cancers on the same side of the family and spanning multiple generations
*Reporting times are typical, but could be extended in situations outside GeneDx's reasonable control.
**The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.
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- NCCN Guidelines. Colorectal Cancer Screening. Version 1.2013 (URL: http://www.nccn.org/clinical.asp) [May 2013 accessed].
- NCCN Guidelines. Gastric Cancer. (URL: http://www.nccn.org/professionals/physician_gls/f_guidelines.asp) [July 2014 accessed].
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