Test Catalog

Test ID: FIXKM    
Hemophilia B, F9 Gene Known Mutation, Whole Blood

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

Diagnostic, targeted testing for hemophilia B when a mutation has been identified in a family member

 

Carrier testing of females in whom the familial F9 genotype is known

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

Documentation of the specific familial mutation must be provided with the specimen in order to perform this test.

Reflex Tests Lists tests that may or may not be performed, at an additional charge, depending on the result and interpretation of the initial tests.

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
MATCCMaternal Cell Contamination, BYesNo

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

Maternal cell contamination testing will be performed for all cord blood specimens. A maternal whole blood sample is required to perform this test. 

 

The following algorithms are available in Special Instructions:

-Hemophilia Carrier Testing Algorithm

-Hemophilia Testing Algorithm

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)/Fluorescent DNA Sequencing

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

F9 Gene Known Mutation, B

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

F9
Christmas Disease
HB
Hemophilia B
Factor IX gene