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Kit mutations in AML, bone marrow

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: ARUP 
Test ID: LAB6629 
Methodology: Polymerase Chain Reaction/Sequencing
Schedule: Daily
Reported: 2 weeks, 2 days
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 4.0 mL Blood in a Lavender Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 2 mL.
Bone marrow (EDTA)
Transport: Refrigerated.
Unacceptable conditions: Serum or plasma. Frozen or clotted specimens. Specimens collected in anticoagulants other than EDTA. Severely hemolyzed specimens.
Stability: Ambient: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 5 days; Frozen: Unacceptable


Clinical Indications: Prognosis in cytogenetically abnormal AML with t(8;21) or inv(16)

Reference Interval:  See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.
CPT Code(s): 81272
Last Changed: 11/16/2016 08:58:13
Last Reviewed: 12/27/2016 00:13:20