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Overview

Test order codeHelp: lmOto-pnlBv2_L

Test name

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OtoGenome Test for Hearing Loss (70 Genes)

Purpose of the test

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This is a clinical test intended for Help: Diagnosis

Condition

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93 conditions tested. Click Indication tab for more information.

Methodology

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Molecular Genetics
DDeletion/duplication analysis
Other
CSequence analysis of the entire coding region
Next-Generation (NGS)/Massively parallel sequencing (MPS)
TTargeted variant analysis
Other

Summary of what tested

69 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://personalizedmedicine.partners.org/Laboratory-For-Molecular-Medicine/Ordering/Hearing-Loss/OtoGenome-Test.aspx

Test services

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  • Clinical Testing/Confirmation of Mutations Identified Previously

Clinical resources

Practice guidelines

  • ACMG, 2014
    American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics guideline for the clinical evaluation and etiologic diagnosis of hearing loss.
  • ACMG ACT Sheet, 2010
    American College of Medical Genetics ACT SHEET, Congenital Hearing Loss, 2010
  • NICE, 2009
    National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence, Cochlear implants for children and adults with severe to profound deafness, 2009
  • ACMG Algorithm, 2009
    American College of Medical Genetics Algorithm, Hearing Loss, 2009
  • USPSTF, 2008
    Universal screening for hearing loss in newborns: US Preventive Services Task Force recommendation statement.
  • ACMG, 2002
    Genetics Evaluation Guidelines for the Etiologic Diagnosis of Congenital Hearing Loss

Consumer resources

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