Marfan Syndrome


Test Information

Test Name

Marfan Syndrome

Synonyms

FBN1 Gene

Preferred Specimen

EDTA (Whole blood)

Testing Location

Referral


Collection Information

Preparation


Processing Information

Registration Code

MISS

Notes

  • DO NOT centrifuge; whole blood required
  • DO NOT share sample; dedicated tube required
  • DO NOT freeze

Site Specific Notes

- Tauranga

Send sample directly to referral laboratory


Methodology

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Genetic Health Service (via WHL)

Send Away Transport

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