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Baylor Genetics Laboratories
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FISH Analysis - Multiple Exostoses Type II/Potocki-Shaffer Panel (EXT2 and ALX4)
Diaphyseal Aclasis | Multiple Cartilaginous Exostoses | Multiple Osteochondromatosis | Hereditary Multiple Exostoses Type II | Multiple Exostoses Type II | Hereditary Multiple Osteochondromatosis Type II | 11p11.2 Deletion Syndrome | Potocki-Shaffer Syndrome
Test Information: Confirmation of Clinical Diagnosis
Test Details
Test Code: 8473
Test Includes: EXT2 and ALX4

Special Notes: For initial screening we recommend CMA - HR (#8655). This probe is also included in the Multiple Exostoses FISH Panel (#8435).
Technical Information
Methodology: Fluorescent in Situ Hybridization (FISH) Analysis
Gene Name: EXT2, ALX4
Protein Name: Exostosin-2, ALX homeobox 4
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: *For Insurance or Institutional Prices, please call.
CPT Codes: 88230x1, 88271x2, 88273x1, 88291x1

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