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Overview

Test order codeHelp: 2055

Test name

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Comprehensive Mitochondrial Mutation Detection

Purpose of the test

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This is a clinical test intended for Help: Diagnosis, Mutation Confirmation, Pre-symptomatic, Risk Assessment, Screening

Condition

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How to order

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For specimen requirements and shipping conditions, please check the test code specific information page. To view the test code specific information page, simply type the test code into the MGL search box found on our home page. Label all specimen tubes with full name and date of birth of the patient. Provide billing information. If we are billing patient insurance, provide a copy of the front and back of the insurance card. For additional information, contact the laboratories at 1-800-411-GENE (4363) or genetictest@bcm.edu.
Order URL Help: https://www.bcm.edu/geneticlabs/index.cfm?PMID=15828

Methodology

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Molecular Genetics
XMutation scanning of select exons
Next-Generation (NGS)/Massively parallel sequencing (MPS)

Summary of what is tested

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Clinical utility

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Not provided

Clinical validity

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Not provided

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