Dentatorubral-pallidoluysian atrophy

Laboratory Information

Test Name Dentatorubral-pallidoluysian atrophy
Synonyms ATN1 gene,
Atrophin 1 gene.


Specimen Collection

Pre Testing Requirements 1. Diagnostic referrals accepted from Neurology or Genetic Services. 2. Familial testing only through Genetic Services.
Patient Specimen 4 ml EDTA Whole blood. Do not centrifuge or freeze.
Paediatric Specimen 4 ml EDTA Whole blood. Do not centrifuge or freeze.
Minimum Volume 4 ml EDTA. Paediatric 0.5ml EDTA
Sample Delivery to Lab Specimen delivery Ambient on day of collection. Refrigerate overnight or weekend then send ambient

Test Information

Department Sendaway - Cytogenetics
Test Availability Mon -Fri, 0800-1630
Laboratory Testing Time 6 weeks
Method Sendaway - Refer to external testing laboratory report
Unit Of Measurement Refer to report
Uncertainty Of Measurement Refer to report
Additional Information

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Referred Out

LAB_PLUS

Electronic Information

Registration Code DENP
HL7Mapping Code $DEN