Test Catalog

Test

Code
X801
Name
HEMOCHROMATOSIS GENE PCR
Notes
Description

Also known as:HEMOCHROMATOSIS, HFE DNA, INCLUDES C282Y H63D S65C, HEMOCHROMATOSIS DNA, HEMOCHROMATOSIS GENOTYPE, HDNA, 37475, X801
Orderable Code:X801
Test Contains (LOINC):C282Y (21695-2),H63D (21696-0),S65C (38380-2),
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, Wednesday, Friday
Expected Turn Around: 2 – 4 Days
Responsible Dept: Reference Lab
Referral Lab: SRL
Referral Lab Code: X801
CPT: 81256
Methodology: PCR with allele-specific TaqMan probes
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Compliance Statement: This test has components designated by the manufacturer as ‘For Research Use Only’. The performance characteristics of this test were determined by Sonic Reference Laboratory (SRL). The components have not been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The test results are not intended to be used as the sole means for clinical diagnosis or patient management. SRL is qualified to perform high complexity testing under the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA).
Billing Status: Prior Authorization Required