Test Catalog

Test ID: BMPRZ    
BMPR1A Gene, Full Gene Analysis, Varies

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Confirmation of juvenile polyposis syndrome for patients with clinical features

 

This test should be ordered only for individuals with symptoms suggestive of juvenile polyposis syndrome. Asymptomatic patients with a family history of juvenile polyposis syndrome should not be tested until a mutation has been identified in an affected family member.

Additional Tests Lists tests that are always performed, at an additional charge, with the initial tests.

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
COLABHereditary Colon Cancer CGH ArrayYes, (order FMTT)Yes

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

When this test is ordered, comparative genomic hybridization array will always be performed at an additional charge.

 

See Colonic Polyposis Syndromes Testing Algorithm in Special Instructions.

Special Instructions Library of PDFs including pertinent information and forms related to the test

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Amplification/DNA Sequencing

 

Array comparative genomic hybridization (aCGH) is used to test for the presence of large deletions and duplications.

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

BMPR1A Gene, Full Gene Analysis

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

BMPR1A
Hereditary colorectal cancer
JPS
Juvenile polyposis syndrome
BMPMS