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Overview

Test order codeHelp: CDx005

Test name

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Hereditary Gastric Cancer Panel (Gastric Cancer)

Purpose of the test

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

Condition

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Click Indication tab for more information.

How to order

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Fill test requisition form and submit with saliva or buccal swab specimen
Order URL Help: http://claritidiagnostics.com/physicians/our-process/

Specimen source

Buccal swab
Isolated DNA
Saliva

Methodology

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Molecular Genetics
DDeletion/duplication analysis
Next-Generation (NGS)/Massively parallel sequencing (MPS)
  • None/not applicable
CSequence analysis of the entire coding region
Next-Generation (NGS)/Massively parallel sequencing (MPS)
  • illumina Miniseq
  • None/not applicable

Summary of what is tested

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Clinical utility

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Establish or confirm diagnosis

Predictive risk information for patient and/or family members

Lifestyle planning

Clinical validity

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99.99

Citations

Not provided

Test services

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  • Full gene sequencing and del/dup analysis

Clinical resources

Practice guidelines

  • EGTM, 2014
    Tumor markers in colorectal cancer, gastric cancer and gastrointestinal stromal cancers: European group on tumor markers 2014 guidelines update.
  • AHRQ, 2013
    Technology Assessment on Genetic Testing or Molecular Pathology Testing of Cancers with Unknown Primary Site to Determine Origin (ARCHIVED)

Consumer resources

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