5371 Factor II (Prothrombin) GenotypR™

Components
NAME METHOD REFERENCE RANGE UNITS
Factor II Mutation PCR  By Report   


Specimen Requirements
TYPE VOLUME TEMPERATURE INSTRUCTIONS
PRIMARY
1 Whole Blood EDTA 5 (3) mL   Ambient - 7 Day(s), Refrigerated - 7 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE
  Whole Blood ACD 5 (3) mL   Ambient - 7 Day(s), Refrigerated - 7 Day(s)  


Clinical utility
Detects the Prothrombin G20210A mutation for evaluation of thrombotic risk.


Collection Instruction
ACD whole blood is acceptable but not preferred. Refrigerated whole
blood specimens are acceptable but not preferred. Do not freeze.
Ship immediately by overnight courier to arrive at Specialty
within one week of collection. Specimens will be stabilized
upon departmental receipt.


Reported: Next day

CPT Code: 83891, 83898, 83909, 83912, 83914

Notes: CPT Codes: 83891, 83898, 83914, 83909, 83912. Informed consent is required for residents of New York. Consent form is available on our website: www.specialtylabs.com.