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  • Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia (PCD) Mutation Testing

Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia (PCD) Mutation Testing

Lavender Top


Tube Type

Test ID LAB5674
EPIC Order
CPT Codes 81405
Laboratory Molecular Genetics Laboratory
Tube Station 30
Specimen Routine: 3 mL blood, yellow top tube (ACD) or lavender top (EDTA) tube; see important Comments under Additional Information
Micro: 1 mL blood, yellow top tube (ACD) or lavender top (EDTA) tube
Availability Routine: weekdays; no weekends or holidays
Turnaround Time 14-28 days
Reference Range No mutations detected
Sequencing the complete coding region and flanking regions of 35 genes associated with PCD. See link below for description.
All blood specimens must be accompanied with a requisition and PCD clinical history form(see below).
Please call Lab (984-974-1825) with questions.

Additional Information:

  • Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia (PCD) Foundation Brochure pdf.file
  • PCD Clinical History Form pdf.file
  • Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia/Kartagener Syndrome (PCD) pdf file
  • Molecular Genetics Test Request Form pdf.file
  • Directions for Collecting and Mailing specimens for Molecular Testing pdf.file

Reviewed by jcayless on February 28, 2018

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