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Test ID: SCADK    
Short-Chain Acyl-CoA Dehydrogenase (SCAD) Deficiency, Known Mutation

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 diagnosis of short-chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase (SCAD) deficiency (as a follow-up to the biochemical analyses) for individuals from families in which known familial mutations has been previously identified


Carrier screening for individuals at risk for a known familial SCAD gene mutation

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 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

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

Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)/DNA Sequencing Analysis

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

SCAD Known Mutation

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

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