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Test ID: SCADM    
Short-Chain Acyl-CoA Dehydrogenase (SCAD) Deficiency, Mutation Screen

Secondary ID A test code used for billing and in test definitions created prior to November 2011

83939

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

Preferred molecular analysis to confirm a diagnosis of short-chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency (as a follow-up to the biochemical analyses only)

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

See Newborn Screening Follow-up for Isolated C4 Acylcarnitine Elevations (also applies to any plasma C4 acylcarnitine elevation) in Special Instructions.

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)/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

SCAD Mutation Screen

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

ACADS
SCAD (Short-Chain Acyl-CoA Dehydrogenase) Deficiency
Short-Chain Acyl-CoA Dehydrogenase (SCAD)