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Overview

Test order codeHelp: OY

Test name

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Cowden Syndrome: PTEN Full Gene Sequencing

Purpose of the test

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This is a clinical test intended for Help: Diagnosis, Mutation Confirmation, Pre-symptomatic, Risk Assessment

Condition

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5 conditions tested. Click Indication tab for more information.

Methodology

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Molecular Genetics
CSequence analysis of the entire coding region
Bi-directional Sanger Sequence Analysis

Summary of what tested

1 genes and variants. Click Methodology tab for more information.

Genes and variants

Clinical validity

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Not provided

Clinical utility

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Not provided

How to order

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Order URL Help: http://genetics.emory.edu/egl/

Clinical resources

Practice guidelines

  • ACMG, 2013
    ACMG recommendations for reporting of incidental findings in clinical exome and genome sequencing.
  • ACS, 2007
    American Cancer Society guidelines for breast screening with MRI as an adjunct to mammography.

Consumer resources

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