CPT® 81206, Under Genetic Analysis Procedures

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 81206 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Genetic Analysis Procedures.

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The lab analyst performs the technical lab test to evaluate the major breakpoint gene sequence BCR/ALB1 that occurs on chromosome 22 due to translocation, which involves breakage and reforming of an altered gene sequence. The test may be qualitative, which identifies the presence of the BCR/ALB1 fusion gene associated with the major breakpoint, or quantitative, which measures the amount of each fusion gene present.

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