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KIT (D816V) Mutation by ddPCR, Quantitative (3002956)

Methodology

Droplet Digital PCR (ddPCR)


Synonyms

Asp816Val; C-KIT; CKIT; KITD816V Q

Specimen Type

Whole Blood or Bone Marrow

Performing Lab

ARUP


Epic ID

Other Reference Test

Lab Test Days

Varies

Standard TAT

2-9 Days


Collection Information

Specimen Required

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

Container Type

EDTA (Lavender-Top) Tube

Collection Instructions

Whole blood or bone marrow collected in a sodium heparin (green-top) tube is also acceptable.


Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature

Refrigerated-Only

Specimen Stability

Room Temp: No specified; Refrigerated: 7 Days (Preferred); Frozen: Unacceptable

Rejection Criteria

Plasma, serum. FFPE tissue blocks/slides, or fresh or frozen tissue; Specimens collected in anticoagulants other than EDTA or sodium heparin; Clotted; Grossly hemolyzed specimens

Test Volume Required

5 mL Whole Blood or 3 mL Bone Marrow

Minimum Test Volume

1 mL Whole Blood or Bone Marrow

Processing Instructions

Complete an ARUP requisition and submit whole blood or bone marrow refrigerated with daily Apollo Courier pick-up.


CPT Codes

81273


Revised

1/4/24

Initials

SA