Test Catalog

Test ID: DRPL    
Dentatorubral-Pallidoluysian Atrophy (DRPLA) Gene Analysis, Varies

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

Molecular confirmation of a diagnosis of dentatorubral-pallidoluysian atrophy (DRPLA) for symptomatic patients

 

Predictive testing for individuals with a family history of DRPLA and a documented expansion in the ATN1 gene in an affected family member

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)

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

DRPLA Gene Analysis

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

Dentatorubral-Pallidoluysian Atrophy (DRPLA)
DRPLA (Dentatorubral-Pallidoluysian Atrophy)
Haw River Syndrome (HRS)
HRS (Haw River Syndrome)