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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 Start Date:
01-Nov-2017
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2017

Group
P7 - Genetics

Characterisation of germline gene mutations, requested by a specialist or consultant physician, including copy number variation in BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes and one or more of the following genes STK11, PTEN, CDH1, PALB2, or TP53 in a patient with breast or ovarian cancer 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 >10% risk of having a pathogenic mutation identified in one or more of the genes specified above.



Fee: $1,200.00 Benefit: 75% = $900.00 85% = $1,116.60

(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 Start Date:
01-Nov-2017
Schedule Fee Start Date:
01-Nov-2017

Group
P7 - Genetics

Characterisation of germline gene mutations, requested by a specialist or consultant physician, including copy number variation in BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes and one or more of the following genes STK11, PTEN, CDH1, PALB2, or TP53 in a patient who is a biological relative of a patient who has had a pathogenic mutation identified in one or more of the genes specified above, and has not previously received a service under item 73296.



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

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

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