Dilated Cardiomyopathy 1A
Charcot Marie Tooth Disease Type 2B1
Emery-Dreifuss Muscular Dystrophy
Slovenian type Heart-hand Syndrome
Familial Partial Lipodystrophy
Congenital Muscular Dystrophy
Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy Type 1B
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The coding exons and flanking consensus splice sites of the LMNA gene are amplified using specific primers, and bidirectionally sequenced using a fluorescent method.
Analysis for the presence of LMNA (OMIM:150330) variants in patients with laminopathies.
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* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.
Collect specimen in a lavender top tube. Send intact specimen within 24 hours if stored at room temperature or within 5 days if stored refrigerated. Include the patient's family history, pedigree, and ethnicity on the test requisition. Obtaining informed consent from the patient prior to genetic testing is strongly recommended. If desired, a UMHS Request and Consent for Genetic Testing form can be obtained from the MMGL Molecular Genetics Laboratory by contacting the MLabs Client Services Center at 800-862-7284 or online at https://mlabs.umich.edu/sites/default/files/2020-01/file/pci-mmgl_infor….