MEN-1 Gene Mutation


Test Information

Test Name

MEN-1 Gene Mutation

Synonyms

MENIN Gene Mutation; Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1

Preferred Specimen

EDTA (Whole blood)

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

3 months


Collection Information

Preparation

  • Endocrinology referral required

Processing Information

Registration Code

MEN1

Notes

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

Methodology

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Waikato Hospital Laboratory

Send Away Volume

4 mL EDTA

Send Away Transport

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

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