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Leber Hereditary Optic Neuropathy (LHON) Panel


Conditions

  • Lebers Hereditary Optic Neuropathy (LHON)

Clinical Utility

  • Molecular confirmation of a clinical diagnosis
  • Testing of patients suspected of having a LHON

Lab Method

  • Next-Gen Sequencing

Test Code

TH12

CPT Codes*

81401x2

ABN Required

No

Turnaround Time**

4 weeks

Preferred Specimen

2-5 mL Blood - Lavender Top Tube

Alternative Specimen

Buccal Swabs | Extracted DNA

*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.

**Reporting times are typical and begin once the sample(s) are received at the GeneDx laboratory, but could be extended in situations outside GeneDx’s reasonable control.