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Haemochromatosis Gene PCR Test

Alternate Names
C282Y, Cys282Tyr, H63D, His63Asp, HFE, Haemaochromatosis Screen
Ordering Information

Please indicate if the patient is a known or suspected case or a relative of a known case.

 

 

Laboratory
Referred Test
Specimen
Blood
Container
EDTA (purple)
Additional Collection Instructions

A dedicated collection is required.

 

Minimum Adult Volume
5mL
Minimum Paediatric Volume
None
Frequency
Once a fortnight
Test Code
RHFE
Storage Instructions
Store specimen at Room Temperature
Additional (Storage) Instructions

Do not seperate or centrifuge. 

Transport Instructions
Transport at room temperature
External Laboratory
Molecular Haematology, Melbourne Health Shared Pathology Service