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Category 6 - PATHOLOGY SERVICES

Germline BRCA gene mutation tests (Items 73295, 73296 and 73333)

Category 6 - PATHOLOGY SERVICES

73296

73296 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Nov-2017
Description Updated:
01-Mar-2021
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Nov-2017

Group
P7 - Genetics

Characterisation of germline gene variants:

(a) including copy number variation in:

(i) BRCA1 genes; and

(ii) BRCA2 genes; and

(iii) one or more of the genes STK11, PTEN, CDH1, PALB2 and TP53; and

(b) in a patient:

(i) with breast, ovarian, fallopian tube or primary peritoneal cancer; and

(ii) for whom clinical and family history criteria (as assessed, by the specialist or consultant physician who requests the service, using a quantitative algorithm) place the patient at greater than 10% risk of having a pathogenic or likely pathogenic gene variation identified in one or more of the genes specified in subparagraphs (a)(i), (ii) and (iii);

requested by a specialist or consultant physician



Fee: $1,200.00 Benefit: 75% = $900.00 85% = $1,115.30

(See para PN.0.27 of explanatory notes to this Category)

Category 6 - PATHOLOGY SERVICES

73297

73297 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Nov-2017
Description Updated:
01-Mar-2021
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Nov-2017

Group
P7 - Genetics

Characterisation of germline gene variations:

(a) including copy number variation in:

(i) BRCA1 genes; and

(ii) BRCA2 genes; and

(iii) one or more of the genes STK11, PTEN, CDH1, PALB2 and TP53; and

(b) in a patient who:

(i) is a biological relative of a patient who has had a pathogenic or likely pathogenic gene variation identified in one or more of the genes mentioned in subparagraphs (a)(i), (ii) and (iii); and

(ii) has not previously received a service to which item 73295, 73296 or 73297 applies;

requested by a specialist or consultant physician



Fee: $400.00 Benefit: 75% = $300.00 85% = $340.00

(See para PN.0.23 of explanatory notes to this Category)

Category 6 - PATHOLOGY SERVICES

73302

73302 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Aug-2020
Description Updated:
01-Aug-2020
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Aug-2020

Group
P7 - Genetics

Characterisation of germline gene variants including copy number variants, in BRCA1 or BRCA2 genes, in a patient who has had a pathogenic or likely pathogenic variant identified in either gene by tumour testing and who has not previously received a service to which items 73295, 73296 or 73297 applies, requested by a specialist or consultant physician.

 

Applicable once per primary tumour diagnosis



Fee: $400.00 Benefit: 75% = $300.00 85% = $340.00

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