Geisinger Medical Laboratories/Geisinger Proven Diagnostics Test Catalog

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

HYPERTROPHIC CARDIOMYOPATHY SEQUENCING

ORDERING INFORMATION:
Sunquest Test Code:
HCMSEQ      Geisinger Epic Procedure Code: HCMSEQ         Geisinger Epic ID: 46336

SPECIMEN COLLECTION
Specimen type:
EDTA whole blood
Preferred collection container:
Alternate Collection Container:
6 mL lavender-top K2 EDTA tube
Specimen required:
5 mL EDTA whole blood; minimum 2 mL

SPECIMEN PROCESSING
Transport temperature:
Room temperature. Ship overnight.

TEST DETAILS
CPT code(s):
81405, 81406, 81407 x2
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:
ACTC (ACTC1), CAV3, GLA, LAMP2, MTTG, MTTI, MTTK, MTTQ, MYBPC3, MYH7, MYL2, MYL3, PRKAG2, TNNC1, TNNI3, TNNT2, TPM1, TTR
Methodology:
Next Generation Sequencing
Synonyms:
GeneDx code J553, HCM SEQUENCING
Clinical significance:
Confirmation of clinical diagnosis in symptomatic patients. Genetic counseling and risk assessment of asymptomatic family members of a proband with HCM. Differentiation of hereditary HCM associated with mutations in sarcomeric genes from phenocopies, such as Fabry Disease and Amyloidosis.

Performing Locations

GeneDx

Technical Lead: Michael Weaver    
Frequency: Monday-Friday    
Performed stat? No
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