Test Catalog

Test ID: VLCZ    
Very Long Chain Acyl-CoA Dehydrogenase Deficiency, Full Gene Analysis

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

Confirmation of a diagnosis of very long chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase (VLCAD) deficiency

 

Carrier screening in cases where there is a family history of VLCAD deficiency, but an affected individual is not available for testing or disease-causing mutations have not been identified

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)/DNA Sequencing Analysis

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

VLCAD Deficiency Full Gene Analysis

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

ACADVL (Acyl-CoA Dehydrogenase Deficiency)
Very Long Chain Acyl-Coenzyme A Dehydrogenase Deficiency
VLCMS