Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Spinal Muscular Atrophy Diagnostic Order Code : 11527R
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Synonyms: SMA Diagnostic
Specimen Type: Whole Blood
Container Type: Lavender-top tube (EDTA)
Required Volume: 4 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 2 mL
Methodology: Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR), Quantitative Dose Analysis
Standard Run Times: Mon-Thur
Turnaround Time: 16 days
Special Handling: Room temperature: 5 days; Refrigerated: 14 days; Frozen: Unacceptable
CPT Codes: 83891, 83896 x 2, 83900, 83909, 83912
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB3169
SHC EPIC Code: LAB11527R
Causes For Rejection: Clotted specimens will be rejected.
Department: Sendouts
Clinical Specialties: Neurology
Sendout Lab: Athena Diagnostics
URL: http://www.athenadiagnostics.com/content/test-catalog/find-test/service-detail/q/id/312#