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1011: Comprehensive Maternally Inherited Hearing Loss (include MIDD) - mtDNA sequencing panel

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Test Code Test Name Turnaround Blood Sample Tissue Sample CPT Codes 2015 CPT Codes 2013
1011 Comprehensive Maternally Inherited Hearing Loss (include MIDD) Panel 3 weeks $690.00 $790.00 81404 81403x2, 81479x2
MT-RNR1, MT-TS1,MT-TL1,MT-TK, MT-TE

Selecting the Appropriate Sample Type

Post-mitotic tissues confer a higher detection rate for mitochondrial DNA mutations than blood samples. Muscle or tissue samples are, therefore, strongly preferred for the majority of mitochondrial DNA assays. Blood samples will be accepted in tissue is not available.

About Maternally Inherited Hearing Loss

For more information please visit the Maternally Inherited Hearing Loss review on Genetests.

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