Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Hemochromatosis Genotyping Assay Order Code : HCHGA
Synonyms: Hereditary Hemochromatosis, HFE, H63D, His63ASP, 193A>T, C282Y, Cys282Tyr, 845G>A
Specimen Type: Blood
Container Type: Lavender-top tube (EDTA)
Required Volume: 4 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 0.5 mL
Methodology: PCR, LightCycler Melting Curve analysis
Standard Run Times: Weekly
Turnaround Time: 14 days
Special Handling: Sample should be kept at refrigerator temperature and arrive in lab within 48 hours of collection. Ship on wet ice.
CPT Codes: 81256
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB3985
SHC EPIC Code: LABHCHGA
Causes For Rejection: Collection in heparin
Department: Molecular Pathology