Test Catalog

Test ID: VHLE    
VHL Gene, Erythrocytosis Mutation Analysis

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

Diagnosis of suspected JAK2-negative VHL-related erythrocytosis associated with lifelong sustained increased RBC mass, elevated RBC count, hemoglobin, or hematocrit

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) Followed by DNA Sequence Analysis

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


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

VHL Gene Erythrocytosis Mutations

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

Chuvash polycythemia
Hereditary Erythrocytosis
VHL (von Hippel-Lindau) Gene