Number of Panel Genes: 
7

Cutis laxa is a genetically heterogeneous group of disorders that can be inherited in autosomal dominant or recessive manner.  Autosomal dominant cutis laxa is primarily characterized by loose, redundant skin without hyperelasticity. Aortic dilation, inguinal hernias, and pulmonary emphysema are other common findings.  Cardiac valve abnormalities, hoarse voice, and mild facial dysmorphism, including a beaked nose and long philtrum, have also been reported.

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Tests Available

7 Panel Genes: ALDH18A1, ATP6V0A2, EFEMP2, ELN, FBLN5, LTBP4, PYCR1
Next Generation Sequencing
$1,290
Test Code: 1712
Deletion / Duplication
$990
Test Code: 1713
NGS/Del Dup Comprehensive
$2,130
Test Code: 1714

Test Details

Technical Information
Panel Genes: 
ALDH18A1, ATP6V0A2, EFEMP2, ELN, FBLN5, LTBP4, PYCR1
Disease Groups: 
Skin, Tooth, Nail and Hair Disorders
MIM: 
219100
614437
613177
219200
612940
219150
614438
Billing
Price: 
$1,290
CPT Codes: 
81479 x 7
Ordering
SKU:
1712
Turnaround Time: 
Typically 3 to 4 weeks from receipt of a sample in the laboratory. All cases involving ongoing pregnancies will be expedited.
Non-Prenatal Specimens: 
  1. Whole blood: purple-top (EDTA) tube, minimum of 3 ml
  2. Genomic DNA: minimum of 10 µg (at a concentration of at least 50 ng/µl)
  3. Fibroblasts: 4 confluent T-25 flasks
  4. Saliva: only samples collected in Oragene DNA Self-Collection Kit or Oragene Saliva Collection Kit for Young Children are accepted
Prenatal Specimens: 
  1. Cultured cells: 4 confluent T-25 flasks derived from amnio or CVS samples
  2. Genomic DNA: minimum of 10 µg (at a concentration of at least 50 ng/µl)
Shipping: 
Ship all specimen types at room temperature by overnight courier. Do not freeze.

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