Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
Test Name : Limb Girdle Muscular Dystrophy Evaluation Order Code : 12439R
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Specimen Type: Whole Blood
Container Type: Lavender-top tube (EDTA)
Required Volume: 20 mL
Methodology: DNA Sequencing, MLPA
Turnaround Time: 5-6 weeks
Special Handling: Store refrigerated. Ship same day. Must arrive at Athena Labs on a weekday. Label each specimen tube with two forms of patient identification. These forms of identification must also appear on the requisition form.
CPT Codes: 83891, 83898 x 133, 83900 x 3, 83901 x 62, 83904 x 133, 83909 x 136, 83912, 83914 x 68
SHC EPIC Code: LAB12439R
Department: Sendouts
Sendout Lab: Athena Diagnostics