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Lab Test Dictionary

Acute Leukemia Follow-up Panel (17821X)

Methodology

Flow Cytometry


Specimen Type

Whole Blood or Bone Marrow

Performing Lab

Quest Diagnostics San Juan Capistrano


Epic ID

LAB01115

Lab Test Days

Daily

Standard TAT

4-5 Days


Collection Information

Specimen Required

10 mL Whole Blood or 4 mL Bone Marrow

Container Type

Lavender (EDTA)

Collection Instructions

Whole blood or bone marrow collected in sodium heparin (green-top) or ACD solution B (yellow-top) is also acceptable. Fresh (unfixed) tissue, Buffy coat, CSF, Biopsy, Amniotic fluid, Fluid, Cyst fluid, Gastric fluid, Pericardial fluid, Peritoneal fluid, Synovial fluid, or Vitreous fluid collected in a sterile screw cap container is also acceptable. Any tissue or body fluid is acceptable. Sample size is dependent upon leukocyte cellularity of sample. Minimum of 50,000 cells of interest in total volume of tissue or fluid. Absolutely no fixative can be added.


Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature

Refrigerate-OK/Ambient-OK

Specimen Stability

Room Temp: 72 Hours; Refrigerated: Tissue and Body Fluids Only; Frozen: Call Lab

Test Volume Required

10 mL Whole Blood or 4 mL Bone Marrow

Minimum Test Volume

3 mL Whole Blood or 1 mL Bone Marrow

Processing Instructions

Indicate source in comments and on specimen. If sending tissue, indicate Histology Specimen Number and source in comments and on specimen. Whole blood or Bone Marrow send immediately room temp. Tissue or body fluid send immediately refrigerated. DO NOT FREEZE.


Included Tests

CD3, CD7, CD13, CD19, CD20, CD33, CD34, CD45, CD64, CD45 is used for gating. Additional markers may be performed based on the pathologist review. These markers will be performed at an additional charge (CPT code(s): 88185 for each additional marker).


Comments

Indicate source in comments and on specimen. If sending tissue, indicate Histology Specimen Number and source in comments and on specimen.


CPT Codes

88184, 88185 (x8), 88188


Revised

02-09-15

Initials

SL