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Overview

Test name

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Melanoma, somatic mutation sequencing panel

Purpose of the test

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This is a clinical test intended for Help: Diagnosis, Predictive, Prognostic, Therapeutic management

Condition

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1 condition tested. Click Indication tab for more information.

  • Melanoma, lab preferred: Cutaneous melanoma

How to order

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See requisition form.
Order URL Help: http://www.uhn.ca/LMP/Health_Professionals/Documents/CytogeneticsandMolecularDiagnosticstests.pdf

Methodology

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

Summary of what is tested

5 genes and variants. Click Methodology tab for more information.

Genes

Clinical utility

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Not provided

Clinical validity

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Not provided

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