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Lab Test Dictionary

BRAF V600E Mutation Detection in Hairy Cell Leukemia, RT-PCR, Quantitative (2007132)


Polymerase Chain Reaction

Specimen Type

Whole Blood or Bone Marrow

Performing Lab


Epic ID

Other Reference Test

Lab Test Days


Standard TAT

7-10 Days

Collection Information

Specimen Required

1-5 mL Whole Blood or 1-3 mL Bone Marrow

Container Type

Lavender (EDTA)

Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature


Specimen Stability

Room Temp: 24 Hours; Refrigerated: 5 Days; Frozen: Unacceptable

Rejection Criteria

Serum; Plasma; FFPE tissue blocks/slides; Frozen tissue; Specimens collected in anticoagulant other than EDTA; Clotted; Severely hemolyzed specimens

Test Volume Required

5 mL Whole Blood 3 mL Bone Marrow

Minimum Test Volume

1 mL Whole Blood or Bone Marrow

Processing Instructions

Complete an ARUP requisition and submit with specimen refrigerated. Call Apollo Courier Service for pick-up Monday-Friday.


Insurance authorization is required prior to draw for outpatients. Ok to send on inpatients.

CPT Codes