HFE gene mutation


Test Information

Test Name

HFE gene mutation

Synonyms

C282Y Mutation & H63D Mutation, Hereditary Haemochromatosis Gene, Haemochromatosis Gene; HFE mutation

Preferred Specimen

EDTA (Whole blood)

Testing Location

Referral

Clinical Update

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Processing Information

Registration Code

HGEN

Notes

  • DO NOT share sample; dedicated tube required
  • DO NOT centrifuge
  • If the patient has already been tested for HFE hereditary haemochromatosis, this sample will not be processed. A copy of the previous results will be forwarded to external requestors.

Methodology

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Waikato Hospital Laboratory

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