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FLT3-ITD (COG Patients Only)


Synonyms

FLT3; COG

Specimen Type

Whole Blood or Bone Marrow

Performing Lab

Fred Hutchinson Molecular Oncology


Epic ID

Other Reference Test

Lab Test Days

Monday-Friday


Collection Information

Specimen Required

5 mL Whole Blood or Bone Marrow

Container Type

Lavender (EDTA)

Collection Instructions

Clearly label tube as peripheral blood (PB) or bone marrow aspirate (BMA) along with draw date and draw time. DO NOT DRAW on Fridays for delivery on Saturday. If sample must be drawn for weekend delivery, please call the SCCA lab (206) 667-2592 ahead of time, and include tracking number, to ensure receipt and processing of sample. Sample should be received by Molecular Oncology within 48 hours of draw.


Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature

Ambient-Only

Specimen Stability

Room Temp: 48 Hours; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: Unacceptable

Test Volume Required

5 mL Whole Blood or Bone Marrow

Minimum Test Volume

5 mL Whole Bloor or 1mL Bone Marrow

Processing Instructions

If sample must be drawn for weekend delivery, please call the SCCA lab (206) 667-2592 ahead of time, and include tracking number, to ensure receipt and processing of sample. Sample should be received by Molecular Oncology within 48 hours of draw. Follow shipping instruction on Molecular Oncology (COG) Requisition Form.


Revised

08-28-14

Initials

SL