Fluorescent Polymerase Chain Reaction
Irinotecan Toxicity; Colorectal Cancer (CRC); Irinotecan Metabolism; Gilbert's Synderome; UPD-glucuronosyltransferase 1A1 (UGT1A1)
Quest Diagnostics San Juan Capistrano
Other Reference Test
Monday and Thursday
3-5 mL Whole Blood
Whole blood collected in an EDTA (royal blue-top), sodium heparin (green-top) or a lithium heparin (green-top) tube is also acceptable.
Room Temp: 8 Days; Refrigerated: 8 Days; Frozen: Unacceptable
Gross hemolysis; Clotted; Received frozen
5 mL Whole Blood
3 mL Whole Blood
Insurance authorization is required prior to draw for Outpatients. Ok to send on Inpatients. No special paperwork needed.