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Test name


Autosomal Recessive Non-Specific Intellectual Disability Panel

Purpose of the test


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



Click Indication tab for more information.

How to order


All samples should be shipped via overnight delivery at room temperature. No weekend or holiday deliveries. Label each specimen with the patient’s name, date of birth and date sample collected. Send specimens with complete requisition and consent form, otherwise, specimen processing may be delayed.
Order URL Help: http://dnatesting.uchicago.edu/submitting-sample

Specimen source

Amniotic fluid
Buccal swab
Cell culture
Chorionic villi
Cord blood
Fetal blood
Fresh tissue
Frozen tissue
Peripheral (whole) blood
Product of conception (POC)


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

Summary of what is tested

Click Methodology tab for more information.

Clinical utility


Establish or confirm diagnosis

  • 1. Moeschler JB, et al. “Clinical genetic evaluation of the child with mental retardation or developmental delays”. (2006) Pediatrics 117: 2304-16. 2. Moeschler JB. “Genetic evaluation of intellectual disabilities”. (2008) Semin Pediatr Neurol 15:2-9. 3. Gecz J, et al. “The genetic landscape of intellectual disability arising from chromosome X”. (2009) Trends Genet 25:308-16. 4. Rauch A, et al. “Diagnostic Yield of Various Genetic Approaches in Patients with Unexplained Developmental Delay or Mental Retardation.” (2006) Am. J. Med. Genet A. 140A:2063-2074.

Clinical validity


Not provided

Test services

  • Clinical Testing/Confirmation of Mutations Identified Previously
  • Confirmation of research findings
  • Custom Prenatal Testing
  • Custom mutation-specific/Carrier testing

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