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FISH Analysis - WAGR Panel (WT1 and PAX6)
WAGR | Wilms Tumor-Aniridia-Genital Anomalies-Retardation Syndrome | Isolated Aniridia | Aniridia
Test Information: Confirmation of Clinical Diagnosis
Test Details
Test Code: 8450
Test Includes: Our laboratory uses a panel of 4 FISH probes that span the region of WT1 and PAX 6.

Special Notes: For initial screening we recommend CMA - HR (#8655).

Approximately 20-30% of patients with aniridia will have an abnormality of 11p. FISH analysis for Wilms Tumor (WT1 gene) is also available ( #8455).
Technical Information
Methodology: Fluorescent in Situ Hybridization (FISH) Analysis
Gene Name: PAX6, WT1
Protein Name: Paired box protein Pax-6, Wilms tumor protein
Sample & Shipping Information
Test Requisition: Cytogenetics
Specimen Type: Blood
Requirements: Draw blood in a Sodium Heparin (green-top) tube(s) and send 3-5 cc (Adults/Children) or 1-2 cc (Infant< 2 years).
Shipping Conditions: Ship at room temperature in an insulated container by overnight courier. Specimen should arrive in the laboratory within 48 hrs of collection. Do not heat or freeze.

Turn Around Time: 14 days
Billing Information
List Price: $830.00 *Institutional discounts may apply, please call.
CPT Codes: 88230x1, 88271x2, 88273x1, 88291x1, 88280x1


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