Ordering Recommendation

Refer to "Additional Technical Information" document.

Mnemonic

ECS SEQ

Methodology

Massively Parallel Sequencing/Polymerase Chain Reaction

Performed

Varies

Reported

Within 3 weeks

New York DOH Approval Status

This test is New York DOH approved.

Specimen Required

Patient Preparation
Collect

Lavender (EDTA).

Specimen Preparation

Transport 4 mL whole blood. (Min: 1 mL)
Test is not performed at ARUP; separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.

Storage/Transport Temperature

Refrigerated.

Unacceptable Conditions
Remarks

Patient History form required.

Stability

Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: Unacceptable

Reference Interval

By report

Interpretive Data



Compliance Category

Performed by non-ARUP Laboratory

Note

Hotline History

N/A

CPT Codes

81479

Components

Component Test Code* Component Chart Name LOINC
2014681 EER Expanded Carrier Screen NGS 11526-1
2014682 Expanded Carrier Screen NGS 53039-4
* Component test codes cannot be used to order tests. The information provided here is not sufficient for interface builds; for a complete test mix, please click the sidebar link to access the Interface Map.

Aliases

  • Foresight Carrier Screen
Expanded Carrier Screen by Next Generation Sequencing

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