PGL/PCC (Paraganglioma/Pheochromocytoma) Panel

New York
Approved


Genes

FH, MAX, MEN1, NF1, RET, SDHA, SDHAF2, SDHB, SDHC, SDHD, TMEM127, VHL

Conditions

  • Paraganglioma
  • Pheochromocytoma

Clinical Utility

  • A personal and/or family history of one or more paragangliomas or pheochromocytomas
  • A pattern of cancer in which individuals with similar or related cancers (see table below) are on one side of the family and spanning multiple generations

Lab Method

  • Deletion/Duplication Analysis
  • Next-Gen Sequencing

Test Code

B395

CPT Codes*

81437x1, 81438x1

ABN Required

No

Turnaround Time**

3 weeks

Preferred Specimen

2-5 mL Blood - Lavender Top Tube

Alternative Specimen

Buccal Swabs | Fibroblasts (separate charge for cell culture may apply)

*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.