Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
Test Name : Niemann Pick Disease (Type C) Order Code : 12546R
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Synonyms: Juvenile Niemann-Pick Disease, Niemann-Pick Disease Type C1 and Type C2, NPC1 and NPC2
Specimen Type: Whole Blood
Container Type: Lavender-top tube (EDTA)
Required Volume: 5-10 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 3-5 mL
Methodology: PCR amplification
Turnaround Time: 4 weeks
Special Handling: Refrigerate until time of shipment. Ship sample within 5 days of collection at room temperature with overnight delivery
CPT Codes: 83891 x1, 83894 x1, 83898 x30, 83904 x60, 83909 x60, 83912 x1
SHC EPIC Code: LAB12546R
Department: Sendouts
Sendout Lab: Emory Genetics Laboratory