Geisinger Medical Laboratories/Geisinger Proven Diagnostics Test Catalog

Test Name: Sunquest Test Code Epic Procedure Code Or ID CPT Code:  

INHERITED FSGS EVAL

ORDERING INFORMATION:
Sunquest Test Code:
FSGS      Geisinger Epic Procedure Code: FSGS         Geisinger Epic ID: 45846

SPECIMEN COLLECTION
Specimen type:
Whole blood
Preferred collection container:
Specimen required:
8 mL EDTA whole blood

SPECIMEN PROCESSING
Transport temperature:
Room temperature.
Specimen stability:
Room temperature: 10 days. Refrigerated: 10 days.

TEST DETAILS
Additional information:
Higher blood volumes ensure adequate DNA quantity, which varies with WBC, specimen condition, and need for confirmatory testing. Patients, 0-3 years have higher WBC, yielding more DNA per mL of blood
CPT code(s):
81405, 81406 X3
Note: The billing party has sole responsibility for CPT coding.  Any questions regarding coding should be directed to the payer being billed.  The CPT codes provided by GML are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only.
Test includes:
Mutations in the INF2, ACTN4, TRPC6, and NPHS2 gen
Methodology:
Sanger Sequencing
Synonyms:
Inherited Focal and Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) Evaluation, Athena test code 717

Performing Locations

Athena

Technical Lead: Michael Weaver    
Frequency:    
Performed stat? No
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