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KIT (D816V) mutation by PCR

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: ARUP 
Test ID: LAB2194 
Synonyms: CKIT
Methodology: Polymerase Chain Reaction
Schedule: Mon, Wed, Fri
Reported: 7 days
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 5.0 mL Blood in a Lavender Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 2 mL.
Lavender (EDTA) OR bone marrow (EDTA).
Transport: Refrigerated.
Unacceptable conditions: Whole blood OR Bone marrow: Frozen specimens. Clotted or grossly hemolyzed specimens.
Stability: Whole blood OR Bone marrow: Ambient: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 5 days; Frozen: Unacceptable

Notes: 

Clinical Indications: Use to determine presence or absence of D816V mutation in systemic mastocytosis.

Reference Interval:  See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.
CPT Code(s): 81273
Last Changed: 11/16/2016 08:53:15
Last Reviewed: 12/27/2016 00:13:09