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BCKDHA, BCKDHB, DBT and DLD Sequence Analysis
MSUD | Branched-Chain Ketoaciduria | Branched-Chain Alpha-Keto Acid Dehydrogenase Deficiency | BCKD Deficiency | Keto Acid Decarboxylase Deficiency | Dihydrolipoyl Dehydrogenase (E3) Deficiency | MSUD Type 3 | MSUD Type 1A | MSUD Type 1B | MSUD Type 2
Test Information: *** EFFECTIVE 06/11/2014, THIS TEST WILL BE DISCONTINUED. AS AN ALTERNATIVE, WE RECOMMEND ORDERING TEST CODE 32870-Maple Syrup Urine Disease (MSUD) Panel by Massively Parallel Sequencing (BCM-NGSSM). PLEASE SEE (#32870) or (Discontinued Test as of June 11) FOR MORE INFORMATION.***

Confirmation of Clinical Diagnosis
Test Details
Test Code: 2870
Technical Information
Methodology: Sequence analysis is performed in both forward and reverse directions
Gene Name: BCKDHA, BCKDHB, DBT, DLD
Test Type: Sequence Analysis
Sample & Shipping Information
Test Requisition: Molecular Diagnostics
Specimen Type: Blood
Requirements: Draw blood in an EDTA (purple-top) tubes and send 3-5 cc (Adults/Children) and 3 cc (Infant<2yrs).
Shipping Conditions: Ship at room temperature in an insulated container by overnight courier. Do not heat or freeze.

Specimen Type: Saliva
Requirements: Collected with Oragene DNA Self-Collection Kit (provided by MGL with instruction).
Shipping Conditions: Ship at room temperature in an insulated container by overnight courier. Do not heat or freeze.

Turn Around Time: 28 days
Billing Information
List Price: *For Insurance or Institutional Prices, please call.
CPT Codes: 81405 x 1, 81406 x 3


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