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KIT Mutations for AML

Item Value
Available Stat? No
Test code KITML
Performed by ARUP
Sendout? Yes
Method PCR with fragment analysis/sequencing
Patient Preparation Serum or plasma samples. Frozen or clotted samples. Samples collected in other anticoagulants. Severely hemolyzed samples.
Container type Lavender top (6 mL)
Amount to Collect
Blood 5 mL
Bone marrow 3 mL
Sample type EDTA Whole blood
EDTA Bone marrow
Preferred volume
Blood 5 mL
Bone marrow 3 mL
Min. Volume
Blood 1 mL
Bone marrow 1 mL
Processing notes Do not centrifuge or aliquot sample. Transport to CB refrigerated. Order ARUP test code 2002437.
Normal range
Stability Room temperature 1 day, refrigerated 5 days
Turn around times 12-14 days
Additional information Prognostication in core-binding factor-related (CBF) AML.
CPT coding 81272-90
LOINC code 55201-8
Last Updated 11/29/2016 9:30:51 AM
Entry Number 1699
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