MUTYH - Overview: MUTYH Gene Analysis, Y165C and G382D

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: MUTYH    
MUTYH Gene Analysis, Y165C and G382D

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

Determining whether the clinical phenotype of multiple colorectal adenomas is due to biallelic MYH mutations in the affected individual


Predictive testing and familial risk assessment by carrier screening for multiple colorectal adenomatous polyps when an MYH mutation has been identified in an affected family member

Genetics Test Information Provides information that may help with selection of the correct genetic test or proper submission of the test request

Tests for the Y165C and G382D mutations only.

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

See Colonic Polyposis Syndromes Testing Algorithm in Special Instructions.

Special Instructions and Forms Library of PDFs including pertinent information and consent forms, specimen collection and preparation information, test algorithms, and other information pertinent to test

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

Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)

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


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

MUTYH Gene Analysis

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

Familial polyposis
Multiple adenomas