Factor V Leiden

Factor V Leiden

Order Code: 310508

CPT Codes:  81241, G0452

Indication:  Carrier Screening; Clinical Diagnosis

Required Patient Information: Personal and Family History of clinical symptoms and/or previous test results (if any).  Routine carrier screening in asymptomatic individuals under the age of 18 will require a signed consent form.

Turn Around Time:  7-14 days

Specimen type:  Whole Blood

Methodology: PCR based assay using the Invader chemistry is used to assess the F5 gene for the R506Q mutation, known as Factor V Leiden.