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Test Order CodeHelp: Retinal Dystrophy Panel

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How To Order


Blood: (1) 3-5ml in EDTA (lavender top tube); for patients under 1 year of age, we accept 1-2ml (minimum). Blood is our preferred specimen type to receive for testing. Blood Specimens should be received within 72 hours of collection if possible – maximum five days. Store specimen at ambient room temperature or refrigerate until you send; do not freeze. Extracted DNA: 10ug DNA. DNA specimens can be sent at ambient temperature and express delivery should be arranged such that it arrives within 72 to 5 days from collection. Saliva or prenatal specimens: Contact the lab directly at 503-227-3179 or inquiry@mvisionlab.com to confirm whether sample is suitable for the test you wish to order. MVL can mail collection kits and return packaging and labels. Kits are priced ‘at cost’ at $25 per kit plus domestic shipping costs. Email requests to inquiry@mvisionlab.com to receive a quote. Saliva can be sent at ambient temperature and express delivery should be arranged such that it arrives within 72 to 5 days from collection.
Order URL Help: https://www.molecularvisionlab.com/order-a-test/

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Specimen Source

  • Chorionic villi
  • Cord blood
  • Fetal blood
  • Isolated DNA
  • Peripheral (whole) blood
  • Saliva

Specimen requirements: https://www.mvisionlab.com/order-test/

Test Codes

CPT© Code(s):

Other test codes on lab website

Test Orderable By

  • Genetic Counselor
  • Health Care Provider
  • Licensed Physician

Test services

  • Clinical Testing/Confirmation of Mutations Identified Previously
  • Custom mutation-specific/Carrier testing

Ordering Requirements

Genetic Counseling Required Pre-test Help
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Genetic Counseling Required Post-test Help
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Contact Policy


  • Laboratory can only accept contact from health care providers. Patients/families are encouraged to discuss genetic testing options with their health care provider.

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