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Lab Test Dictionary

CBFB/MYH11 inv(16), Quantitative, RT-PCR (14992X)

Methodology

Real-Time Reverse Transcriptase Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR)


Synonyms

inv(16); inv16

Specimen Type

Whole Blood or Bone Marrow

Performing Lab

Quest Diagnostics San Juan Capistrano


Epic ID

Other Reference Test

Lab Test Days

Tuesday

Standard TAT

5 Days


Collection Information

Specimen Required

2-5 mL Whole Blood or Bone Marrow

Container Type

Lavender (EDTA)

Collection Instructions

Whole Blood or Bone Marrow collected in a lithium heparin (green-top) or sodium heparin (green-top) is also acceptable.


Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature

Refrigerate-OK/Ambient-OK

Specimen Stability

Room Temp: 72 Hours; Refrigerated: 72 Hours; Frozen: Unacceptable

Rejection Criteria

Clotted blood; Gross hemolysis

Test Volume Required

5 mL Whole Blood or Bone Marrow

Minimum Test Volume

2 mL Whole Blood or Bone Marrow


CPT Codes

81401


Revised

03-01-18

Initials

SL