Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : TTR Amyloidosis DNA Order Code : TTRMET
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Synonyms: Amyloidosis Evaluation, Transthyretin DNA Sequence, Attr, Familial Amyloid Cardiomyopathy
Specimen Type: Whole Blood
Container Type: Lavender-top tube (EDTA)
Required Volume: 20 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 6 mL
Methodology: PCR/Sequencing
Standard Run Times: Varies
Turnaround Time: 9-16 days
Special Handling: Draw Monday thru Thursday AM only.
CPT Codes: 83891, 83893 x 3, 83904 x 3, 83909 x3, 83912
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB3226
SHC EPIC Code: LABTTRMET
Department: Sendouts
Clinical Specialties: Neurology
Sendout Lab: Athena Diagnostics
URL: http://www.athenadiagnostics.com/content/test-catalog/