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Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia FISH Panel (New test)

Item Value
Available Stat? No
Test code CYCLL
Performed by Medical Genomics - Cytogenetics
In House Availability Monday - Friday day shift only
Method Fluorescence in situ Hybridization (FISH)
Collection Instructions MIx blood or marrow samples well to prevent clotting.
Container type Dark green top
Amount to Collect
Heparinized whoie blood 2 mL
Heparinized bone marrow aspirate 2 mL
Bone marrow core biopsy 1 cm
Sample type Heparinized whole blood, bone marrow aspirate or bone marrow core biopsy
Preferred volume
Heparinized whoie blood 2 mL
Heparinized bone marrow aspirate 2 mL
Bone marrow core biopsy 1 cm
Min. Volume
Heparinized whoie blood 1mL
Heparinized bone marrow aspirate 1 mL
Bone marrow core biopsy 1 cm
Processing notes Store at room temperature, do not centrifuge. Send to Cytogenetics asap.
Normal range
Synonyms CLL Fish Panel; Del11q; Trisomy 12; Del13q; Del17p
Stability 2 days
Turn around times 1-2 weeks
Additional information Includes FISH probes for the following markers: Del11q, Trisomy 12, Del13q and Del17p
CPT coding 88271 x7, 88275 x4
LDT or Mod FDA? Yes
Last Updated 1/22/2014 8:57:32 AM
Entry Number 1553
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