Geisinger Medical Laboratories/Geisinger Proven Diagnostics Test Catalog

Order Display Name: Geisinger Epic Procedure Code Or ID CPT Code:  

BECKWITH WIEDEMANN SYNDROME (BWS), UNIV OF PENN

ORDERING INFORMATION:
Geisinger Epic Procedure Code: LAB3799         Geisinger Epic ID: 143090

SPECIMEN COLLECTION
Specimen type:
Whole blood (preferred) or saliva
Preferred collection container:
Alternate Collection Container:
Oragene (TM) Collection Kit
6 mL pink-top K2 EDTA tube
Specimen required:
6 mL EDTA whole blood, 6 mL EDTA cord blood, or 2 mL saliva in Oragene Kit
Special notes:
Ship overnight Monday through Thursday only.

SPECIMEN PROCESSING
Specimen processing instructions:
Ship overnight Monday through Thursday only. 
Transport temperature:
Room temperature.
Specimen stability:
Transport room temperature Monday through Thursday only

TEST DETAILS
Additional information:
If result is negative, CDKN1C testing will be performed at an additional CPT of 81479
CPT code(s):
81401 x2, 81479
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.
Methodology:
Methylation analysis
Synonyms:
BWS

Performing Locations

University of PA

Technical Lead: Michael Weaver    
Frequency: TAT: 6 weeks    
Performed STAT? No
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