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Order URL Help: http://fulgentdiagnostics.com/

Specimen Source

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  • Buccal swab
  • Cell culture
  • Isolated DNA
  • Peripheral (whole) blood
  • Saliva

Test Codes

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Test Orderable By

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  • Genetic Counselor
  • Health Care Provider
  • Licensed Physician

Ordering Requirements

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Contact Policy

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

Practice guidelines

  • EHDN, 2014
    Diagnostic genetic testing for Huntington's disease.
  • EMQN/CMGS, 2013
    EMQN/CMGS best practice guidelines for the molecular genetic testing of Huntington disease.
  • EHDN, 2013
    Recommendations for the predictive genetic test in Huntington's disease.
  • AAN, 2012
    Evidence-based guideline: Pharmacologic treatment of chorea in Huntington disease: Report of the Guideline Development Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology
  • ACMG, 2004
    Technical standards and guidelines for Huntington disease testing.
  • ACMG/ASHG, 1998
    ACMG/ASHG statement. Laboratory guidelines for Huntington disease genetic testing. The American College of Medical Genetics/American Society of Human Genetics Huntington Disease Genetic Testing Working Group.
  • ASHG/ACMG, 1995
    Points to Consider: Ethical, Legal, and Psychosocial Implications of Genetic Testing in Children and Adolescents
  • IHA/WFN, 1994
    Guidelines for the molecular genetics predictive test in Huntington's disease. International Huntington Association (IHA) and the World Federation of Neurology (WFN) Research Group on Huntington's Chorea.
  • IHA/WFN, 1994
    International Huntington Association and the World Federation of Neurology Research Group on Huntington's Chorea. Guidelines for the molecular genetics predictive test in Huntington's disease.
  • WFN, 1989
    World Federation of Neurology: Research Committee. Research Group on Huntington's chorea. Ethical issues policy statement on Huntington's disease molecular genetics predictive test.

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