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How to order

Test Order CodeHelp: MPV17

How To Order

Laboratory's Test Page

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How To Order

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Contact the laboratory directly for specific arrangements.

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Specimen Source

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  • Amniocytes
  • Amniotic fluid
  • Buffy coat
  • Cell culture
  • Fibroblasts
  • Frozen tissue
  • Isolated DNA
  • Paraffin block
  • Peripheral (whole) blood
  • Skin

Test Codes

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Test Orderable By

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  • Licensed Physician

Testing Strategy

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Common South African mutation testing only (MPV17:c.106C>T)

Test services

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  • Clinical Testing/Confirmation of Mutations Identified Previously

Ordering Requirements

Genetic Counseling Required Pre-test Help
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Genetic Counseling Required Post-test Help
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Contact Policy

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  • Laboratory can only accept contact from health care providers. Patients/families are encouraged to discuss genetic testing options with their health care provider.

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