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HLA-A29 Determination

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Test Information
Test for disease associated with HLA-A29 allele which may be present in Birdshot chorioretinopathy (BSCR).
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Test Type
Genetic Test
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Sample Notes
Buccal Swabs or EDTA Whole Blood (lavender top)
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Requested Volume
4 Buccal Swabs or 14 ml EDTA Whole Blood (lavender top)
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Minimum / Pediatric Volume
3-4 Buccal Swabs or 5 ml EDTA Whole Blood (lavendar top)
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Additional Sample Information
Indicate on specimen tube and requisition whether sample is whole blood or cord blood. Contact laboratory if sending cord blood or DNA. Send only 14 ml EDTA whole blood or 4 buccal swabs if more than one HLA typing test is ordered.
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CPT Codes
  • 81374
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Method
PCR-rSSO, -SSP (melt curve analysis), and/or Direct DNA Sequencing
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Turnaround Time
5-7 days
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New York State Approval
Approved
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DEX Z-Code™
Yes, visit app.dexzcodes.com
 
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