Test Catalog

Test ID: CARPO    
Carbamazepine Hypersensitivity Pharmacogenomics, Saliva

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

Identifying individuals with increased risk of carbamazepine- or oxcarbazepine-associated cutaneous adverse reactions


Genotyping patients who prefer not to have their blood drawn

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

Detection of the HLA-B*15:02 allele (HLA00165) in the HLA-B gene (NM_005514).


Detection of the HLA-A*31:01 allele (HLA00097) in the HLA-A gene (NM_001242758).

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

Qualitative Allele-Specific Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)

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

Carbamazepine PGx Panel, Saliva

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

HLAA 3101
Oxcarbazepine Hypersensitivity
Phenytoin Hypersensitivity
Carbamazepine Hypersensitivity
Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
Toxic Epidermal Necrosis (TEN)
HLA A3101
HLA B1502