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Chromosome Analysis; Pediatric Leukemia

Item Value
Available Stat? No
Test code LCYT
Performed by Integrated Genetics
Sendout? Yes
Method Giemsa banding microscopy
Container type Dark green top
Amount to Collect
Marrow 3 mL
Blood 10 mL
Sample type Heparinized bone marrow (preferred), or peripheral blood
Preferred volume
Marrow 3 mL
Blood 10 mL
Min. Volume
Marrow 2 mL
Blood 5 mL
Processing notes Keep sample at room temperature. Do not centrifuge.
Normal range
Synonyms Cytogenetic analysis; leukemia cytogenetics; ALL; AML
Turn around times 7-10 days
Last Updated 10/24/2013 10:27:17 AM
Entry Number 1373

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