TBX22 Sequencing

Test Background

Patients with cleft palate with ankyloglossia may have both of these features or cleft palate alone or ankyloglossia alone. It is inherited in an X-linked recessive manner with variable expression in heterozygous females. It is unknown the percentage of affected patients who have a mutation in TBX22.

This laboratory performs Sanger sequencing of the TBX22 gene.

Disorder(s)

Cleft palate with ankyloglossia

Gene(s): 

TBX22

About Claritas

Claritas Genomics serves children affected with complex genetic disorders by providing timely and accurate results, resolving families’ long search for answers. By combining clinical expertise of the world’s best pediatric specialists with innovative platform solutions, Claritas is working to improve patient care and enable new discoveries. We are committed to the highest quality and accessibility of information and our interpretive services and unique approach to reporting set the standard for reliably and clearly communicating genetic information.

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