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Overview

Test order codeHelp: 1495

Test name

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Hearing Loss Panel

Purpose of the test

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This is a clinical test intended for Help: Diagnosis, Screening

Condition

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1 condition tested. Click Indication tab for more information.

Methodology

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

Summary of what is tested

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

Genes

Clinical validity

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Not provided

Clinical utility

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Not provided

How to order

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Customers will need to complete a separate Requisition Form for each patient and include it in the specimen kit provided. Before shipping, please verify that patient information and patient ID number on the form matches that on the specimen.
Order URL Help: http://knightdxlabs.com/home/test-details?id=Hearing+Loss+Panel

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
  • ACMG Algorithm, 2009
    American College of Medical Genetics Algorithm, Hearing Loss, 2009
  • NICE, 2009
    National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence, Cochlear implants for children and adults with severe to profound deafness, 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

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