Hyperparathyroidism/Endocrine Tumor Panel

 
Test code: GDT828

Related gene(s): AIP, APC, CASR, CDC73, CDKN1B, CHEK2, DICER1, MEN1, PRKAR1A, PTEN, RET

Test description:

The Hyperparathyroidism/Endocrine Tumor Panel includes genes that are associated with hyperparathyroidism-jaw tumor syndrome and endocrine tumor. This panel may provide information that may help healthcare providers and patients make more informed medical decisions.

Conditions:

  • Hyperparathyroidism-Jaw Tumor Syndrome
  • Endocrine Tumor

 
Clinical utility:

  • A personal history of endocrine tumors/disorders (such as: hyperparathyroidism, pituitary adenoma, thyroid cancer, carcinoid tumors, or neuroendocrine tumors)
  • A personal history of parathyroid carcinoma
  • A personal history of multi-glandular hyperparathyroidism
  • Multiple relatives on the same side of the family diagnosed with endocrine tumors and/or hyperparathyroidism

 
Lab method:

  • Deletion/duplication analysis
  • Next-Gen sequencing
  • Capillary Sequencing

Specimen Requirements

  • Preferred: 2-5 mL Blood – Lavender Top Tube
  • Alternative: Buccal Swabs, Extracted DNA

Ordering Information

  • CPT code(s):* 81321×1, 81404×1, 81405×1, 81406×1
  • Turnaround Time:** 3 weeks


*The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.
**Reporting times are typical and begin once the sample(s) are received at the GeneDx laboratory, but could be extended in situations outside GeneDx’s reasonable control.


Resources

Hereditary Cancer Requisition
Hereditary Cancer Re-requisition
GeneDx Test Information Sheet (TIS)