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Overview

Test name

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Somatic Overgrowth and Vascular Malformations Gene Panel (OVG)

Purpose of the test

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This is a clinical test intended for Help: Diagnosis, Drug Response, Mutation Confirmation, Prognostic, Therapeutic management

Condition

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How to order

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Submit test-specific paperwork with sample of affected tissue (i.e. skin) AND unaffected tissue (i.e. blood). Both samples are included in price.
Order URL Help: https://genetics.med.upenn.edu/cores/genetic-diagnostic-laboratory/test-catalog/somatic-overgrowth-and-vascular-malformations-panel/

Specimen source

Amniocytes
Amniotic fluid
Bone marrow
Buccal swab
Cell culture
Cord blood
Fetal blood
Fibroblasts
Fresh tissue
Frozen tissue
Isolated DNA
Paraffin block
Peripheral (whole) blood
Product of conception (POC)
Saliva
Skin

Methodology

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Molecular Genetics
XMutation scanning of select exons
Next-Generation (NGS)/Massively parallel sequencing (MPS)
  • Illumina MiSeq
  • Other
CSequence analysis of the entire coding region
Capture based
  • Other

Summary of what is tested

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Clinical utility

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Not provided

Clinical validity

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Confirmation of a clinical diagnosis, assist in determination of appropriate medical management, identification of at risk family members, and/or prognostic evaluation.

Citations

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Test services

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  • Clinical Testing/Confirmation of Mutations Identified Previously
  • Custom Prenatal Testing
  • Custom mutation-specific/Carrier testing

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