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Overview

Test name

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Brugada syndrome / J wave syndrome

Purpose of the test

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This is a clinical test intended for Help: Diagnosis, Mutation Confirmation, Pre-symptomatic, Predictive, Prognostic

Condition

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How to order

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Order URL Help: http://www.healthincode.com/index.php/servicios/genetica-cardiovascular/paneles/sindrome-de-brugada?locale=en_US

Specimen source

Isolated DNA
Peripheral (whole) blood
Plasma
Saliva
Serum

Methodology

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

Summary of what is tested

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Clinical utility

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Establish or confirm diagnosis

Guidance for management

Predictive risk information for patient and/or family members

Clinical validity

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Not provided

Test services

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  • Clinical Testing/Confirmation of Mutations Identified Previously
  • Confirmation of research findings
  • Custom Deletion/Duplication Testing
  • Custom Sequence Analysis
  • Data Storage and Backup

Suggested reading

  • HRS/EHRA/APHRS, 2013
    Executive summary: HRS/EHRA/APHRS expert consensus statement on the diagnosis and management of patients with inherited primary arrhythmia syndromes.

Practice guidelines

  • AHRQ, 2013
    Assessment on Implantable Defibrillators and the Evidence for Primary Prevention of Sudden Cardiac Death (ARCHIVED)

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