MolDX: Androgen Receptor Variant (AR-V7) Protein Test Final LCD - Effective December 06, 2020

This Local Coverage Determination (LCD) has completed the Open Public Meeting and comment period and is now finalized under contractor numbers: 02101 (AK), 02201 (ID), 02301 (OR), 02401 (WA), 03101 (AZ), 03201 (MT), 03301 (ND), 03401 (SD), 03501 (UT), and 03601 (WY). Responses to comments received may be found as a link at the bottom of the final LCD.

Medicare Coverage Database (MCD) Number/Contractor Determination Number: L37744
LCD Title: MolDX: Androgen Receptor Variant (AR-V7) Protein Test
FORMERLY: MolDX: Oncotype DX AR-V7 Nucleus Detect for Men with Metastatic Castrate Resistant Prostate Cancer (MCRPC)
Effective Date: December 06, 2020
Summary of LCD: Limited coverage for an Androgen Receptor splice variant 7 messenger RNA protein test (AR-V7) to help determine which patients with metastatic castrate resistant prostate cancer or other androgen receptor containing tumors may benefit from androgen receptor signaling inhibitor therapy and which may benefit from chemotherapy.

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            Last Updated Thu, 22 Oct 2020 18:01:33 +0000