Muscular dystrophy screen


Test Information

Test Name

Muscular dystrophy screen

Synonyms

Duchenne muscular dystrophy, Becker muscular dystrophy, Dystrophin

Preferred Specimen

EDTA (Whole blood)

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

6 weeks


Collection Information

Preparation


Processing Information

Registration Code

MUSC

Notes

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

Methodology

Interpretations

View Interpretations

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

LabPlus (via WHL)

External Lab Website