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  • BRCA1 and BRCA2 Gene Mutation

BRCA1 and BRCA2 Gene Mutation


Tube Type

X 2

Test ID Please call the Molecular Genetics Laboratory at 984-974-1825 with questions regarding this test.
EPIC Order
See Comments for ordering instructions
Laboratory Molecular Genetics Laboratory
Tube Station 30
Specimen Routine: 2 EDTA/lavender top tubes
Availability Routine: Weekly; no Weekends/Holidays
Turnaround Time 14 Days
Reference Range No evidence of mutation
Comments
Please call Lab 984-974-1825 with questions. The lab strongly recommends patients be seen by the UNC Cancer Genetics Clinic (919-843-8724) prior to ordering.

EPIC Ordering Instructions:
- BRCA UNCOMMON DEL/DUP VARIANTS [LAB10754]
  To be ordered only if sequencing has already been
  performed, and a negative report is available. 
  CPT Code-81213

- BRCA1 KNOWN FAMILIAR MUTATION PANEL [LAB10748]
  A copy of the report from an affected relative is
  required, and a sample from an affected relative is
  strongly recommended. CPT Code-81215

- BRCA1/BRCA2 MUTATION PANEL [LAB107501]
  Includes Next Generation Sequencing and
  Deletion/Duplication analysis. CPT Code-81162

- BRCA2 KNOWN FAMILIAL MUTATION [LAB10749]
  A copy of the report from an affected relative is
  required, and a sample from an affected relative is
  strongly recommended. CPT Code-81217

- BRCA1/BRCA2 ASHKENAZI JEWISH MUTATION PANEL
  [LAB10747]
  Can be ordered alone or with a request to reflex to the
  BRCA1/BRCA2 mutation panel if negative.
  CPT Code-81212

Reviewed by christopher parker on August 09, 2017

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

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