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BRCA Mutation Detection Tests

Alternate Names
Breast Cancer Mutation Detection
Ordering Information

This test can only be ordered by Doctors from either the Family Cancer Centre or the Genetic Health Service.

Patients need to be referred to the Genetics Clinic at the Austin. Phone 9496 3027 Fax 9496 4385.

 

Laboratory
Referred Test
Specimen
Blood
Container
9ml EDTA (pink)
EDTA (purple)
Additional Collection Instructions

Collect 2 x 9 mL whole blood in EDTA tube

Minimum Adult Volume
18mL
Minimum Paediatric Volume
None
Frequency
As required