Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Huntington Disease Analysis Order Code : HUNT
Synonyms: HTT; huntingtin; Huntington's disease
Specimen Type: Blood
Container Type: Lavender-top tube (EDTA)
Required Volume: 4 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 0.5 mL
Methodology: PCR, capillary electrophoresis
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: 81401
SHC EPIC Code: LABHUNT
Causes For Rejection: Collection in heparin
Department: Molecular Pathology