GTR Home > Tests > Test for Nevoid Basal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome

Overview

Conditions for which test is offered: Nevoid Basal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome

Testing Method

  • Molecular Genetics
    • Sequence analysis of the entire coding region
    • Linkage analysis

Test services

  • Prenatal testing

Contact Policy Help

Laboratory can only accept contact from health care providers. Patients/families are encouraged to discuss genetic testing options with their health care provider.

Clinical resources

Practice guidelines

  • NSGC, 2004
    Genetic cancer risk assessment and counseling: recommendations of the national society of genetic counselors.
  • EuroGenetest, 2011
    Clinical utility gene card for: Gorlin syndrome.

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