This test is designed to detect carriers of cystic fibrosis. Cystic fibrosis (CF) is an autosomal recessive disorder of variable severity that affects the pulmonary system, digestive system, and other organ systems. Clinical features of CF include progressive lung disease, pancreatic insufficiency, male infertility, and elevated sweat chloride levels.read more

Tests Available

By gene: CFTR
Next Gen Sequencing & Del/Dup Analysis
$1,050
Test Code: 6002
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Test Details

Technical Information
Genes: 
CFTR
Test Note: 
Please call for pricing
Disease Groups: 
Carrier Screening
MIM: 
219700
277180
Billing
CPT Codes: 
81220 x 1
Ordering
SKU:
6002
Turnaround Time: 

Typically within 2 weeks from receipt of a sample in the laboratory.

Non-Prenatal Specimens: 

1. Whole blood: purple-top (EDTA) tube, minimum of 3 ml

2. Genomic DNA: a minimum of 3 ug (at a concentration of at least 30 ng/ul)

Shipping: 

Ship all specimen types at room temperature by overnight courier. Do no freeze.

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