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rett syndrome mecp2 sequencing
Synonyms: MECP2 DNA Sequencing; MECP2 Sequencing, Full Gene 
Computer Code: (RETT)
Specimen Collection: 7 mL blood (lavender or yellow ACD top tube) or 10 mL amniotic fluid, 2 buccal swabs or 20 mg CVS.
Genetic Consent Required (see Test Requisitions and Consents #6). 
Minimum Volume: 3 mL WB 5 mL AF 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Maintain unspun whole blood, amniotic fluid, or buccal swabs at room temperature. Min 3 mL whole blood. 
Reference Values: See reference laboratory report.  
Lab Code: CC REF 
Requisition: SPEC C See Test Requisition 6
Test Frequency: NA 
Routine TAT: 30 days 
Stat TAT: NA 
CPT Code(s): 81302 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: R
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 04/18/2014
Time: 15:38:09 (24hr)