Culture; Karyotype; Microscopy
Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS); Myeloproliferative Disorders (MPD); Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL); Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia (CML); Philadelphia Chromosome
Whole Blood or Bone Marrow
Quest Diagnostics San Juan Capistrano
3-10 mL Whole Blood or 1-3 mL Bone Marrow
Dark Green (Sodium Heparin)
Pleural fluid in a sterile container is also acceptable.
10 mL Whole Blood or 3 mL Bone Marrow
3 mL Whole Blood or 1 mL Bone Marrow
Indicate source of specimen in comments, on specimen and on batch sheet. ALL specimens for this test need to be packaged and submitted to Quest in a Hematopathology Specimen Transport box.
Insurance authorization is required prior to draw for Outpatients. Ok to send on Inpatients.