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Test ID: PPAN    
Acute Porphyria, Multi-Gene Panel

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Confirmation of acute porphyria for patients with clinical features of the disease

Special Instructions and Forms Describes specimen collection and preparation information, test algorithms, and other information pertinent to test. Also includes pertinent information and consent forms to be used when requesting a particular test

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Amplification/DNA Sequencing

(PCR is utilized pursuant to a license agreement with Roche Molecular Systems, Inc.)

Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Acute Porphyria, Multi-Gene Panel

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Acute Porphyria
Acute intermittent porphyria
Variegate Porhyria
Hereditary coproporphyria