Dentatorubral-pallidoluysian atrophy (DRPLA) is a progressive disorder of ataxia, myoclonus, epilepsy, and progressive intellectual deterioration in children and ataxia, choreoathetosis, and dementia or character changes in adults. Age of onset varies from childhood through to late adulthood
Diagnostic and Predictive $250.
Victorian Patients Only: State funding for Diagnostic and Predictive testing.
3 - 6 months
Dr Belinda Chong
Phone (03) 9936 6550
EDTA blood: Adult: 2 x 5 ml
Child: 1-2 ml
Blood Storage Requirements: Do not freeze. Store at 4°C or room temperature.