Fibrinogen Alpha-Chain (FGA) Gene, Known Mutation
NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.
Carrier testing of individuals with a family history of fibrinogen alpha-chain (FGA) gene-related familial visceral amyloidosis
Diagnostic confirmation of FGA-related familial visceral amyloidosis when familial mutations have been previously identified
Genetics Test Information Provides information that may help with selection of the correct test or proper submission of the test request
Documentation of the specific familial mutation(s) must be provided with the specimen in order to perform this test.
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
Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Followed by DNA Sequence Analysis
(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
FGA Gene, Known Mutation
Familial visceral amyloidosis