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NKX2-1 Gene Chorea Hereditary Benign Genetic Test

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The NKX2-1 gene chorea hereditary benign genetic test is a specialized diagnostic tool used to identify mutations in the NKX2-1 gene, which are associated with hereditary benign chorea (HBC). HBC is a rare neurological disorder characterized by involuntary, non-repetitive, and flowing movements primarily affecting the limbs and face. This condition is generally non-progressive and symptoms may vary in severity among individuals.

The test is conducted at DNA Labs UAE, a reputable facility known for its advanced genetic testing services. The procedure involves collecting a DNA sample, typically through a blood draw, from which genetic material is extracted and analyzed for specific mutations in the NKX2-1 gene. This gene plays a crucial role in the development and function of the brain, lungs, and thyroid, explaining the diverse symptoms that can accompany the disorder, including respiratory and thyroid issues alongside the characteristic chorea.

The cost of the NKX2-1 gene chorea hereditary benign genetic test at DNA Labs UAE is 4400 AED. This price reflects the specialized nature of the test, the advanced technology used in the analysis, and the professional expertise required to accurately interpret the results. For individuals with a family history of HBC or those exhibiting symptoms, this test offers a critical pathway to confirming a diagnosis, understanding the risk of transmission to offspring, and accessing appropriate management and support strategies.

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NKX2-1 Gene Chorea Hereditary Benign Genetic Test

Test Name: NKX2-1 Gene Chorea Hereditary Benign Genetic Test

Components: Blood or Extracted DNA or One drop Blood on FTA Card

Price: 4400.0 AED

Report Delivery: 3 to 4 Weeks

Method: NGS Technology

Test Type: Neurological Disorders

Doctor: Neurologist

Test Department: Genetics

Pre Test Information: Clinical History of Patient who is going for NKX2-1 Gene Chorea, hereditary benign NGS Genetic DNA Test. A Genetic Counselling session to draw a pedigree chart of family members affected with NKX2-1 Gene Chorea, hereditary benign.

Test Details

The NKX2-1 gene is responsible for producing a protein that plays a crucial role in the development of the brain, lungs, and thyroid gland. Mutations in this gene have been linked to a rare condition known as NKX2-1 gene chorea, hereditary benign.

This condition is characterized by involuntary movements of the limbs, face, and tongue, which can range from mild to severe. It typically begins in childhood or early adulthood and is inherited in an autosomal dominant pattern, meaning that a person only needs to inherit one copy of the mutated gene from one parent to develop the condition.

NGS (next-generation sequencing) genetic testing can be used to identify mutations in the NKX2-1 gene. This test involves sequencing the entire gene to identify any changes or variations that may be responsible for the development of the condition.

Genetic testing can be useful for individuals who have a family history of NKX2-1 gene chorea, hereditary benign, as well as those who are experiencing symptoms of the condition. It can also be used to confirm a diagnosis and provide information about the risk of passing the condition on to future generations.

It is important to note that genetic testing is not always necessary or appropriate for everyone, and individuals should discuss their options with a healthcare professional before undergoing any testing.

Test Name NKX2-1 Gene Chorea hereditary benign Genetic Test
Components
Price 4400.0 AED
Sample Condition Blood or Extracted DNA or One drop Blood on FTA Card o
Report Delivery 3 to 4 Weeks
Method NGS Technology
Test type Neurological Disorders
Doctor Neurologist
Test Department: Genetics
Pre Test Information Clinical History of Patient who is going for NKX2-1 Gene Chorea, hereditary benign NGS Genetic DNA Test A Genetic Counselling session to draw a pedigree chart of family members affected with NKX2-1 Gene Chorea, hereditary benign
Test Details

The NKX2-1 gene is responsible for producing a protein that plays a crucial role in the development of the brain, lungs, and thyroid gland. Mutations in this gene have been linked to a rare condition known as NKX2-1 gene chorea, hereditary benign.

This condition is characterized by involuntary movements of the limbs, face, and tongue, which can range from mild to severe. It typically begins in childhood or early adulthood and is inherited in an autosomal dominant pattern, meaning that a person only needs to inherit one copy of the mutated gene from one parent to develop the condition.

NGS (next-generation sequencing) genetic testing can be used to identify mutations in the NKX2-1 gene. This test involves sequencing the entire gene to identify any changes or variations that may be responsible for the development of the condition.

Genetic testing can be useful for individuals who have a family history of NKX2-1 gene chorea, hereditary benign, as well as those who are experiencing symptoms of the condition. It can also be used to confirm a diagnosis and provide information about the risk of passing the condition on to future generations.

It is important to note that genetic testing is not always necessary or appropriate for everyone, and individuals should discuss their options with a healthcare professional before undergoing any testing.