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mthfr
Synonyms: Methylenetetrahydrofolate Reductase Thermolabile Variant, DNA Analysis; Hyperhomocysteinemia, C677T and A1298C Mutations 
Computer Code: (RMTHFR)
Specimen Collection: 7 mL blood (lavender or yellow top tube).
3-Buccal swabs.
Genetic Consent Required (see Test Requisition and Consent #6). 
Minimum Volume: 3 mL 2 buccal 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Maintain unspun whole blood or buccal swabs at room temperature. Min 3 mL or 2 buccal swabs. 
Reference Values: See reference laboratory report.  
Lab Code: CC REF 
Requisition: SPEC C See Test Requisition 6
Test Frequency: NA 
Routine TAT: 14 days 
Stat TAT: NA 
CPT Code(s): 83891, 83892x2, 03894, 83898x2, 83912 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: R
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 04/19/2014
Time: 18:18:06 (24hr)