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Translocation 8:21 FISH

Item Value
Available Stat? No
Test code TR821
Performed by Medical Genomics - Cytogenetics
Method Fluorescent in-situ hybridization
Collection Instructions Mix sample well, keep at room temperature.

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Container type Dark green top (Na-heparin)
Amount to Collect
Bone marrow 2 mL
Blood 2 mL
Bone core 2 cm
Sample type Heparinized whole blood, bone marrow, bone core
Preferred volume
Bone marrow 2 mL
Blood 2 mL
Bone core 2 cm
Min. Volume
Bone marrow 1 mL
Blood 1 mL
Bone core 2 cm
Normal range No translocation
Synonyms Translocation 8/21
Stability Room temperature 2 days
Turn around times 1-2 weeks
CPT coding 88271, 88271, 88275
LDT or Mod FDA? Yes
Last Updated 1/22/2014 8:57:24 AM
Entry Number 1447

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