Test Details

Mnemonic

AGMUT

Ordering Code

3428580

CPT-4 Code(s)

81257

Specimen Information

The following germline genetic tests from Quest require physician attestation that patient consent has been received if ordering medical facility is located in AK, DE, FL, GA, IA, MA, MN, NV, NJ, OR, SD or VT or test is performed in MA.

Collect

Lavender EDTA

Specimen Preparation

Send 5.0 mL whole blood room temperature in original collection tube.

Alternate Specimen

Whole blood: Dark blue EDTA, sodium or lithium heparin, ACD A or B

Minimum Volume

3.0 mL

Transport Temperature

Room temperature

Rejection Criteria

Frozen specimens

Stability

Room temperature: 7 days
Refrigerated: 7 days
Frozen: Unacceptable

Methodology

Polymerase Chain Reaction
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Reference Range

See report
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Performing Laboratory

Quest SJC
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