Medical Genetics Test Details
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|Sample & Shipping Information|
|Specimen Type:||Plasma, Urine, Serum and Cerebrospinal Fluid|
|Requirements:||Plasma: Draw blood in a heparin (green-top) tube(s) and separate as soon as possible. Send 2 cc of plasma. Store the specimen frozen at -20°C. Specimen may be stored frozen for up to 7 days.
Urine: Send 2-4 cc of of a random urine. Do not add preservatives. Store the specimen frozen at -20C.
Serum: Draw blood in a No Additive (red-top) or Serum Gel (red/gray-top) tube(s) and separate as soon as possible. Send 1-2 cc of serum. Biotinidase is very labile. Freeze the specimen immediately after collection at -20C if possible. Ship to the laboratory as soon as possible.
CSF: Send 1-2 cc of cerebrospinal fluid. Store the specimen frozen at -20C. Specimen may be stored frozen for up to 7 days.
|Shipping Conditions:||Ship frozen on 3-5 lbs of dry ice in an insulated container by overnight courier.
|Turn Around Time:||14 days|
|List Price:||*For Insurance or Institutional Prices, please call.|
|CPT Codes:||82017 x 1, 82139 x 1, 82261 x 1, 82540 x 1, 82570 x 1, 83789 x 15, 83919 x 1|