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Overview

Test order codeHelp: CDH1

Test name

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CDH1

Purpose of the test

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

Condition

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How to order

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Specimen source

Amniocytes
Amniotic fluid
Buccal swab
Chorionic villi
Cord blood
Fetal blood
Fibroblasts
Fresh tissue
Frozen tissue
Isolated DNA
Paraffin block
Peripheral (whole) blood
Saliva
Skin

Methodology

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Molecular Genetics
SMutation scanning of the entire coding region
Bi-directional Sanger Sequence AnalysisMultiplex Ligation-dependent Probe Amplification (MLPA)
CSequence analysis of the entire coding region
Next-Generation (NGS)/Massively parallel sequencing (MPS)

Summary of what is tested

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Clinical utility

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Clinical validity

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Practice guidelines

  • NICE, 2020
    UK NICE Diagnostics Guidance DG42, Testing strategies for Lynch syndrome in people with endometrial cancer, 2020
  • AHRQ, 2013
    Technology Assessment on Genetic Testing or Molecular Pathology Testing of Cancers with Unknown Primary Site to Determine Origin (ARCHIVED)

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