EPOR Mutation Detection by Sequencing
2007914
Ordering Recommendation
Preferred test for confirming Primary Familial or Congenital Polycythemia (PFCP).
Mnemonic
EPOR
Methodology
Polymerase Chain Reaction/Sequencing
Performed
DNA Isolation: Sun-Sat
Assay: Varies
Reported
12-14 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Lavender (EDTA).  
Specimen Preparation
Transport 5 mL whole blood. (Min: 1 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Serum or plasma. Specimens collected in anticoagulants other than EDTA. Clotted or severely hemolyzed specimens.  
Remarks
  
Stability
Ambient: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 5 days; Frozen: Unacceptable  
Reference Interval
   
Interpretive Data
Refer to report.

See Compliance Statement B: www.aruplab.com/CS
Statement B: This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by ARUP Laboratories. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has not approved or cleared this test; however, FDA clearance or approval is not currently required for clinical use. The results are not intended to be used as the sole means for clinical diagnosis or patient management decisions.
 
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
81479
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
2007915EPOR Specimen Received 
2007916EPOR Mutation Detection Results 
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Aliases
  • EPOR Gene, Mutation Analysis