Pathology Test Details

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Laboratory Victorian Clinical Genetics Services : Reproductive Genetic Testing, Genetics & Genomics, and Biochemical Genetic Laboratories - VIC
Test Name Arrythmia full panel
Genes Tested CACNA1C,CACNA2D1,CACNB2,GPD1L,KCND3,KCNE3,KCNJ8,SCN5A,SCN1B,SCN3B,SCN10A,HCN4,AKAP9,ANK2,CAV3,KCNE1,KCNE2,KCNH2,KCNJ2,KCNJ5,KCNQ1,SCN4B,SNTA1,CASQ2,KCNJ2,RYR2,CALM1,CALM2,CALM3,TRDN,KCNH2,GJA5,KCNA5,KCNE5,NPPA
Test Description Arrhythmia are disorders where the rate or rhthym of the heartbeat is irregular. The heart can beat too fast (tachycardia), too slow (bradycardia), or with an irregular rhythm. The Arrhythmia full panel tests all gene known to be associated with arrhthymias. VCGS provides tierd options that contain genes specific to each arrhytmia condition.
Method NGS
Test Type Panel
Comment Patient to be referred to a cardiologist or a genetics clinic.
Test Accreditation Included In NATA Scope
Clinical Context Heritable variants, Prenatal test
Sample Required EDTA blood: Adult: 2 x 5 ml, Child: 2 x 1-3 ml
Turn Around Time 10-12 weeks
Medicare Rebate No Medicare rebate
Pathology Test Last Edit Date 3/07/2017 11:51:10 AM
03-Jul-2017
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