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Test ID: CDH1S    
CDH1 Gene, Full Gene Analysis

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

Conditional

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

Confirmation of suspected clinical diagnosis of hereditary diffuse gastric cancer

 

Identification of familial CDH1 mutation to allow for predictive testing in family members

Additional Tests Lists test(s) that are always performed, at an additional charge, with the initial test(s)

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
COLDBHereditary Colon Cancer CGH ArrayNoYes

Testing Algorithm Delineates situation(s) when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

When this test is ordered, CGH array will always be performed at an additional charge.

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 followed by DNA sequencing and gene dosage analysis by array comparative genomic hybridization (aCGH).

(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

CDH1 Gene, Full Gene Analysis

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

Hereditary Diffuse Gastric Cancer
HDGC
Cadherin
Cadherin 1
E-Cadherin