Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : DBMD MLPA, Blood Order Code : DBMLPA
Note: This test can be used to screen carrier females as well as affected males.
Synonyms: Deletion/duplication analysis DMD; Deletion/duplication analysis BMD; DMD del/dup; BMD del/dup; DBMDdeletion/duplication
Specimen Type: Blood
Container Type: Lavender-top tube (EDTA)
Required Volume: 4 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 0.5 mL
Methodology: Multiplex ligation probe amplification
Standard Run Times: Weekly
Turnaround Time: 14 days
Special Handling: Transport whole blood at refrigerator temperature.
CPT Codes: 81479
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB5013
SHC EPIC Code: LABDBMLPA
Causes For Rejection: Samples containing heparin
Department: Molecular Pathology