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Deletion 20q FISH

Item Value
Approval req'd? No
Available Stat? No
Test code DEL20Q
Test group Oncology FISH
Performed by Medical Genomics - Cytogenetics
Method Fluorescent in-situ hybridization (FISH)
Collection Instructions Maintain sample 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 aspirate, 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
Processing notes Maintain sample at room temperature
Normal range No deletion detected
Synonyms Del20q
Turn around times 1-2 weeks
CPT coding 88271, 88275
LDT or Mod FDA? Yes
Last Updated 1/22/2014 8:57:25 AM
Entry Number 1452
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