Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : CFTR Screen by Sequencing Order Code : CFSS
Synonyms: Unidirectional direct sequencing of CFTR gene
Specimen Type: Whole Blood
Container Type: Lavender-top tube (EDTA)
Required Volume: 4 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 0.5 mL
Methodology: PCR, direct DNA sequencing
Standard Run Times: Weekly
Turnaround Time: 28 days
Special Handling: Sample should be kept at refrigerator temperatures and arrive in lab within 48 hours of collection. Ship on wet ice.
CPT Codes: 81223
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB3374
SHC EPIC Code: LABCFSS
Causes For Rejection: Collection in heparin
Department: Molecular Pathology