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  • Hemochromatosis (Hereditary), DNA Analysis

Hemochromatosis (Hereditary), DNA Analysis

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Bullet x 2

Tube Type

Test ID LAB833
EPIC Order
HEMOCHROMATOSIS MUTATION
CPT Code(s) 81256
Group/Individual Test Individual
Laboratory Molecular Genetics Laboratory
Tube Station 30
Specimen Routine: 3 mL blood/Yellow Top (ACD) Tube or EDTA lavender top tube; see important Comments
micro: 1.0 mL blood/ 2 EDTA pediatric bullet/lavender top
Availability Routine: Weekly; no weekends or holidays
Turnaround Time 10 days
Reference Range Normal: No evidence of HFE gene mutation
Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions: Unspun, Refrigerated
Comment

Used in conjunction with Iron Profile

Additional information:

Reviewed by gloria_crawford on August 25, 2016

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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