5874 Acute Myeloid Leukemia/High Grade Myelodysplasia by FISH

Specimen Requirements
TYPE VOLUME TEMPERATURE INSTRUCTIONS
PRIMARY
1 Bone Marrow Heparinized 3 (1) mL   Ambient - 72 Hour(s)  
ALTERNATE
  Whole Blood Heparin 5 (3) mL   Ambient - 72 Hour(s)  


Clinical utility
For the detection of chromosome abnormalities associated with AML and High-Grade MDS: t(8;21), inv(16)/t(16;16), t(9;22), -5/5q deletion, -7/7q deletion, trisomy 8, 11q23 rearrangements, and 20q deletion.


Collection Instruction
This test requires SODIUM HEPARINIZED specimens. Lithium
heparinized specimens are not acceptable. Do not refrigerate or
freeze. Ship by overnight courier.


Reported: 5 days

CPT Code: 88271x14, 88275x8, 88291

Notes: CPT Codes: 88271x14, 88275x8, 88291