|Values are valid only on day of printing.|
If APOB genotype is negative, then full gene sequencing will be performed at an additional charge.
If full gene sequence is negative, then large deletion/duplication molecular analysis will be performed at an additional charge.
See Familial/Autosomal Dominant Hypercholesterolemia Diagnostic Algorithm in Special Instructions.
Multiple cardiovascular-related gene sequencing tests can be performed on a single specimen after a single extraction. See Multiple Cardiovascular-Related Gene Sequencing Tests in Special Instructions for a list of tests that can be ordered together.
Container/Tube: Lavender top (EDTA)
Specimen Volume: 3 mL
Collection Instructions: Send specimen in original tube.
Additional Information: Include physician's name and phone number with the specimen.
1. Familial/Autosomal Dominant Hypercholesterolemia Patient Information (T637) is required, see Special Instructions
2. New York Clients-Informed consent is required. Please document on the request form or electronic order that a copy is on file. An Informed Consent for Genetic Testing (T576) is available in Special Instructions.
3. If not ordering electronically, complete, print, and send a Cardiovascular Test Request Form (T724) with the specimen (http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/it-mmfiles/cardiovascular-request-form.pdf).
|Whole Blood EDTA||Ambient (preferred)|