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Test ID: EPOR    
Erythropoietin Receptor (EPOR) Gene, Exon 8 Sequencing, Whole Blood

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

Assessing EPOR in the evaluation of an individual with JAK2-negative erythrocytosis associated with lifelong sustained increased RBC mass, elevated RBC count, hemoglobin, or hematocrit

Genetics Test Information Provides information that may help with selection of the correct genetic test or proper submission of the test request

This test is a third-order test and should be ordered when the patient meets the following criteria: diagnosis of lifelong and sustained erythrocytosis, JAK2 V617F is negative, serum erythropoietin levels are decreased to normal, and p50 values are normal.

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

Only orderable as part of a profile. For more information see HEMP / Hereditary Erythrocytosis Mutations, Whole Blood.

 

Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Amplification/Sanger Sequence 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

EPOR Gene, Mutation Analysis, B

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

EPOR
Erythrocytosis
Polycythemia