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Epic Code LAB346 Factor V Leiden DNA Analysis

Test Name Alias

Factor V LeidenDNA Analysis | HypercoagulationDNA Analysis | 77 | Factor 5 | FVL

Interface Order Alias

10509

Clinical Information

Factor V Leiden DNA analysis detects a point mutation of Factor V gene R506Q, and is suggested for patients with inherited thrombophilia.

Specimen Requirements

Specimen Type: Whole Blood EDTA
Container/Tube: Lavender Top (EDTA)
Volume: 3 mL
Minimum volume: 1 mL
Collection Instructions: For optimal results, specimen should be received within 48 hours of collection.

Specimen Transport Temperature

Ambient or Refrigerated

Special Instructions

If one or more of the following tests are ordered simultaneously, only one EDTA tube needs to be collected:

  • Factor V Leiden DNA Analysis
  • Prothrombin G20210A

Specimen Stability

Ambient: 24 hours

Refrigerated: 72 hours

Laboratory Retention: Extracted DNA retained greater than 1 year.

Test Frequency

Available at least twice per week; usual TAT 5 days 

Reference Range

Negative

Performing Department

MOLECULAR DIAGNOSTICS

Performing Department Laboratory Location

Spectrum Health Advanced Technology Laboratory (ATL), Grand Rapids, MI

Methodology

Multiplex Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) followed by solid phase electrochemical analysis

CPT

81241-LAB ANALYSIS GENE F5 LEIDEN

CDM Code

3900303

Epic Test ID

1230100669

LOINC

Factor V Leiden DNA: 21668-9

Factor V Leiden, Interp: 8251-1

Beaker LOINC

FACTOR V LEIDEN DNA ANALYSIS: 21668-9

Mayo Access Code

SHO077

Reviewed Date

8/23/2021

Beaker Names

Beaker Procedure Name: FACTOR V LEIDEN
Beaker Display Name: Factor V Leiden DNA Analysis
BEAKER TEST NAME: FACTOR V LEIDEN DNA ANALYSIS
BEAKER TEST REPORT NAME: Factor V Leiden DNA Analysis

Beaker Synonyms

No synonym on file

Beaker Collection and Specimen Handling

BEAKER COLLECTION: +A

Beaker Location, Container and Temperature

LC MOLECULAR DIAGNOSTICS: 3 ML LAVENDER TOP TUBE A (Preferred)-Ambient