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.