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Test Catalog

Test ID: NSRGP    
Noonan Syndrome and Related Disorders Multi-Gene Panel, Blood

Specimen Type Describes the specimen type validated for testing

Whole Blood EDTA

Ordering Guidance

Alternative testing designed to detect somatic variants associated with hematologic neoplasms is available; see NGSHM / OncoHeme Next-Generation Sequencing for Myeloid Neoplasms, Varies.

 

Targeted testing for familial variants (also called site-specific or known mutation testing) is available for the genes on this panel. See FMTT / Familial Mutation, Targeted Testing, Varies.

Necessary Information

1. Noonan Spectrum Gene Testing Patient Information Sheet (T689) is required, see Special Instructions. Testing may proceed without the patient information however it aids in providing a more thorough interpretation. Ordering providers are strongly encouraged to complete the form and send it with the specimen.

2. Include physician name and phone number with specimen.

Specimen Required Defines the optimal specimen required to perform the test and the preferred volume to complete testing

Container/Tube: Lavender top (EDTA)

Specimen Volume: 3 mL

Collection Instructions: Send specimen in original tube.

Additional Information: Prior Authorization is available for this assay; see Special Instructions. Submit the required form with the specimen.

Special Instructions Library of PDFs including pertinent information and forms related to the test

Forms

1. New York Clients-Informed consent is required. Document on the request form or electronic order that a copy is on file. The following documents are available in Special Instructions:

-Informed Consent for Genetic Testing (T576)

-Informed Consent for Genetic Testing-Spanish (T826)

2. Noonan Syndrome and Related Disorders Multi-Gene Panel Prior Authorization Ordering Instructions in Special Instructions

3. If not ordering electronically, complete, print, and send a Cardiovascular Test Request (T724) with the specimen.

Specimen Minimum Volume Defines the amount of sample necessary to provide a clinically relevant result as determined by the Testing Laboratory

1 mL

Reject Due To Identifies specimen types and conditions that may cause the specimen to be rejected

No specimen should be rejected.

Specimen Stability Information Provides a description of the temperatures required to transport a specimen to the performing laboratory, alternate acceptable temperatures are also included

Specimen TypeTemperatureTimeSpecial Container
Whole Blood EDTAAmbient (preferred)
 Refrigerated