Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Familial Mediterranean Fever Order Code : 11357R
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Synonyms: Familial Mediterranean Fever I/II, MEFV Sequencing
Specimen Type: Whole Blood
Container Type: Lavender-top tube (EDTA)
Required Volume: 5 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 1 mL
Methodology: PCR-amplified
Turnaround Time: 30-44 days
Special Handling: Ship overnight at room temperature, using a cool pack in hot weather. REQUISITION WITH DOCTORS' SIGNATURE IS REQUIRED.
CPT Codes: 83891 x 5, 83892 x 2, 83894 x 5, 83898 x 5, 83904 x 10, 83912 x 2
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB3463
SHC EPIC Code: LAB11357R
Department: Sendouts
Clinical Specialties: Genetics; Hematology
Sendout Lab: GeneDx
URL: http://www.genedx.com/test-catalog/disorders/familial-mediterranean-fever/