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GTR Home > Tests > LIS1-Associated Lissencephaly/Subcortical Band Heterotopia

Overview

Test name

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LIS1-Associated Lissencephaly/Subcortical Band Heterotopia (Miller-Dieker Syndrome)

Purpose of the test

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This is a clinical test intended for Help: Diagnosis, Mutation Confirmation, Recurrence

Condition

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Click Indication tab for more information.

How to order

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The requisition is found at www.reglab.org, select client services and then requisitions. Please fully complete the required information. We are able to receive specimens from 8:00am-5:00pm (CST) seven days a week. Specimen requirements can be found under the test directory (www.reglab.org). Feel free to call the lab at 402-559-6420 for further information.
Order URL Help: https://www.reglab.org/services/human-genetics/

Specimen source

Amniotic fluid
Buccal swab
Chorionic villi
Tissue biopsy
Paraffin block
Peripheral (whole) blood
Product of conception (POC)
Skin
Specimen requirements: https://www.testmenu.com/nebraska

Methodology

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Cytogenetics
IFISH-interphase
Fluorescence in situ hybridization
MFISH-metaphase
Fluorescence in situ hybridization

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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