Test Catalog

Test

Code
W150
Name
PROTHROMBIN G20210A
Notes
Description

Also known as: PROTHROMBIN GENE MUTATION, PROTHROMBIN 20210 G>A, FACTOR II GENE MUTATION, PROTHROMBIN MUTATION, PROD, 37513, W150
Orderable Code: W150
Test Contains (LOINC): Prothrombin G20210A (24476-4), Interpretation
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS
Sample Type: Whole Blood
Preferred Container: EDTA (Lavender Top) Tube
Sample Volume: 5.0 mL
Handling Instructions: Refrigerate specimen after collection.
Client Transport Temperature: Refrigerated
Specimen Stability: Ambient: 7 Days; Refrigerated: 1 Month; Frozen: 1 Month
Unsuitable Specimen: Heparizined specimens.
TESTING
Frequency: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Expected Turn Around: 3 – 5 Days
Responsible Dept: Reference Lab
Referral Lab: SRL
Referral Lab Code: W150
CPT: 81240
Methodology: Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) with allele-specific TaqMan probes
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Compliance Statement: This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by Sonic Reference Laboratory (SRL). It has not been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The FDA has determined that such clearance or approval is not necessary. This test is used for clinical purposes and should not be regarded as investigational or for research. SRL is qualified to perform high complexity testing under the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA).