Cystic Fibrosis Gene testing


Test Information

Test Name

Cystic Fibrosis Gene testing

Synonyms

CF Gene testing; CFTR Genotyping; Delta F508 mutation; CF mutation; CFTR Sequencing

Preferred Specimen

EDTA (Whole Blood)

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

6 weeks


Processing Information

Registration Code

CF

Notes

  • DO NOT centrifuge
  • DO NOT share sample
  • DO NOT freeze

Methodology

Interpretations

View Interpretations

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Canterbury Health Laboratory (via WHL)

Send Away Transport

Ambient on day of collection. Refrigerate overnight or weekend then send ambient

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