A couple of weeks ago (just before my last 2 posts) I dreamt that I received a bill in the mail for my BRACAnaylysis before my Genetic Counselor and I met to follow up on my results. In my dream, I received only a bill for the BRACAnalysis and not for the BRACAnalysis Rearrangement Test (BART). Because BART is only performed when the BRACAnalysis is negative, I knew my results were a positive for 1 or 2.
Well, today I received 2 bills from Myriad and haven't heard from my GC. Fantastic! I assumed. Two bills, two tests. Until I read them and realized the totals aren't what I discussed. So with some further research (damn Type A personality) I learned that in April of this year the price for the Comprehensive BRACAnalysis was raised to $4,040.00. Well, after totalling my bill it comes to $4,040.00 even.
And of course its Saturday, so if there is a BART bill coming in the mail, I won't see it for at least 48 hours. Karma plays for the other team today.