Mitochondrial Genome (mtDNA and 108 Nuclear Genes) Deletion/Duplication
2006061
 
Ordering Recommendation
This is a second tier test and REQUIRES PERMISSION fromARUPs Genetic Counselor (800-242-2787, x2141) before ordering. Preferred initial test is the sequencing and deletion/duplication test.
Mnemonic
MT DD
Methodology
Exonic Oligonucleotide-based CGH Microarray
Performed
Varies
Reported
Within 4 weeks
New York DOH Approval Status
Specimens from New York clients will be sent out to a New York DOH approved laboratory.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Lavender (EDTA), pink (K2EDTA), or yellow (ACD solution A or B). Peripheral blood required.  
Specimen Preparation
Transport 3 mL whole blood. (Min: 1 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
 
Remarks
Submit the Patient History Form for Mitochondrial Disorders Studies with the Electronic Packing List.  
Stability
Ambient: 72 hours; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: Unacceptable  
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data
Refer to report.



Counseling and informed consent are recommended for genetic testing. Consent forms are available online at www.aruplab.com.

See Compliance Statement C: www.aruplab.com/CS
Note
CPT Code(s)
81404 x2 (SDHC, SLC25A20), 81405 x3 (DBT, Mito Genome DD, SPG7), 81406 (OPA1), 81479
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
2006062mtDNA Genome Del/Dup Specimen
2006063Mitochondrial Genome Del/Dup Interp
* Component test codes cannot be used to order tests. The information provided here is not sufficient for interface builds; for a complete test mix, contact interface support at interface.support@aruplab.com.
Cross References