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Test ID FSCA1 SCA1 (ATXN1) Repeat Expansion

Method Name

Repeat Expansion Detection by PCR

Reporting Name

SCA1 (ATXN1) DNA

Specimen Type

Whole Blood EDTA


Specimen Required


Draw blood in a lavender-top (EDTA) tube(s), and send 8 mL of EDTA whole blood at ambient temperature.

 

Note:  Collection date is required.


Specimen Minimum Volume

6 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Whole Blood EDTA Ambient (preferred) 10 days
  Refrigerated  10 days

Reference Values

A final report will be attached in MayoAccess.

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Friday

Performing Laboratory

Athena Diagnostics

CPT Code Information

81401

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
FSCA1 SCA1 (ATXN1) DNA In Process

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
Z0094 SCA1 (ATXN1) DNA In Process