Test Details

Mnemonic

PAI1G

Ordering Code

3426020

CPT-4 Code(s)

81400

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 in original collection tube.

Alternate Specimen

Whole blood: Sodium or lithium heparin, ACD A, ACD B, dark blue EDTA

Minimum Volume

3.0 mL

Transport Temperature

Room temperature

Rejection Criteria

Frozen samples

Stability

Room temperature: 8 days
Refrigerated: 8 days
Frozen: Unacceptable

Methodology

Polymerase Chain Reaction and Detection
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Reference Range

See report
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Performing Laboratory

Quest SJC
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