Methylenetetrahydrofolate Reductase C677T Mutation Analysis

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: MTH C677T
POE DESCRIPTION:

MTHFR C677T Gene Mutation

CPT CODE: 83891, 83892, 83896 (x2), 83903 (x2), 83912
TURNAROUND TIME: 7-10 days
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS: Sample must be less than seven days old when received by commercial laboratory.
CONTAINER TYPE: Lavender top tube
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS: 2 mL EDTA whole blood
MINIMUM VOLUME: 1 mL whole blood
HANDLING INSTRUCTIONS: Sample should remain at room temperature.
REFERENCE RANGE: Normal
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Included as part of a Hypercoagulability Genetic Panel
TEST SYNONYM(S):MTH C677T; MTHFR C677T