Test #

51

Test CPT Codes

88237, 88264, 88280

Chromosome Analysis

Test Type

Hematopathology

Test Technology

Cytogenetics

Test Disease

Acute myeloid leukemia (AML)

Clinical Utility

Diagnostic, Prognostic, Predictive of Therapeutic Response

Test Specimen

Peripheral Blood:

  • Draw 5mL in a sodium heparin (green top) tube

Bone Marrow:

  • Draw 2-5 ml in sodium heparin (green top) tube

  • In case of dry tap, send additional (green top) tube of peripheral blood as a back-up

Stability:

  • Specimen viability decreases during transit

  • Send to testing lab day of collection when possible

  • Specimen optimum if received within 48 hours

PB TAT

5-7 days

BM TAT

5-7 days

Tissue TAT

FFPE TAT

Test Storage

  • Label specimen with patient's name and date of birth

  • Complete requisition form with necessary information

  • Local Clients call KSL Diagnostics at 1.800.960.1080 to schedule a pickup

  • Ship samples at room temperature (do not freeze or flx)

Rejection Criteria:

  • Frozen or Fixed Specimen

  • Clotted or grossly hemolyzed specimen

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