Department: 
Molecular
Laboratory: 
Molecular Pathology
Tube Colour: 
Lavender
Pseudonyms: 
Predictive Familial Adenomatis Polyposis | Known familial variant in one of the FAP genes
Test Code: 
pFAP
Availability: 
Turn around time: Routine testing - 6 weeks
Collection Requirements: 
Two indepedently collected EDTA tubes, greater than 15 minutes apart | Sample 1 - 9mL Blood EDTA tube | Sample 2 - 9mL Blood EDTA tube | Request slip must be signed by collector
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
Ew
Fee: 
Contact reference laboratory directly for current fee
Reference Laboratory: 
Victorian Clinical Genetics Services (VCGS)Royal Children's HospitalLevel 4, East Building50 Flemington RoadParkville, Vic 3052tel 03 8341 6201fax 03 8341 6390
Reference Range: 
Refer to report
Notes: 
1. Two indepedently collected EDTA tubes, greater than 15 minutes apart are required 2. Only Family Cancer Clinic requests will be processed 3. Contact Molecular Pathology, RMH (ph 9342 7991) if result is required URGENTLY