Laboratory

Laboratory Question for the Week of December 28, 2020

Laboratory Compliance Question of the Week

Question:

Are there any new codes for genomic sequencing?

Answer:

Yes, be ready for a new code that falls under the genomic sequencing centered around epilepsy genomic sequence analysis panels.

81419 Epilepsy genomic sequence analysis panel, must include analyses for ALDH7A1, CACNA1A, CDKL5, CHD2, GABRG2, GRIN2A, KCNQ2, MECP2, PCDH19, POLG,\PRRT2, SCN1A, SCN1B, SCN2A, SCN8A, SLC2A1, SLC9A6, STXBP1, SYNGAP1 TCF4, TPP1, TSC1, TSC2, and ZEB2

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