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Test Code FVI Factor V Leiden Mutation Detection (Blood)

Specimen Type

Blood

Container/Tube

Lavender top

Offsite Collection Instructions

Send within 24 hours or Refrigerate/ send within 72 hours

Turnaround Time

7 Days

Test Includes

Detects Factor V Leiden (R506Q) mutation

Preferred Volume

5 mL

Test Usage

May be indicated for individuals at risk venous thrombosis.

Fee Code

376555-30081241

UCMC Collection Instructions

Send within 72 hours

Test Limitations

Will not detect other F5 gene variants

STAT Turnaround Time

Not Available

Specimen Stability

72 Hours

Specimen Minimum Volume

1 mL

Special Instructions

Send within 72 hours

DAY(S) AND TIME(S) PERFORMED

Monday – Friday, 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

STAT DAY(S) AND TIME(S) PERFORMED

No

CPT

81241

Method Name

PCR followed
by melting curve

Reference Values

Interpretative report

Reject Due To

Inappropriate anticoagulant and >72 hours