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Test Code LBOR0206 KIT Asp816Val Mutation Analysis, Varies

Additional Codes

Mayo Test Code: KITVS


Specimen Required


Submit only 1 of the following specimens:

 

Specimen Type: Peripheral blood

Container/Tube: Lavender top (EDTA) or yellow top (ACD)

Specimen Volume: 3 mL

Collections Instructions:

1. Invert several times to mix blood.

2. Send specimen in original tube. Do not aliquot.

3. Label specimen as blood.

Specimen Stability: Ambient (preferred) 7 days/Refrigerate 7 days

 

Specimen Type: Bone marrow

Container/Tube: Lavender top (EDTA) or yellow top (ACD)

Specimen Volume: 2 mL

Collections Instructions:

1. Invert several times to mix bone marrow.

2. Send specimens in original tube. Do not aliquot.

3. Label specimen as bone marrow.

Specimen Stability: Ambient (preferred) 7 days/Refrigerate 7 days

 

Specimen Type: Extracted DNA from blood or bone marrow

Container/Tube: 1.5- to 2-mL tube

Specimen Volume: Entire specimen

Collection Instructions:

1. Label specimen as extracted DNA from blood or bone marrow.

2. Provide indication of volume and concentration of DNA.

Specimen Stability Information: Frozen (preferred)/Refrigerated/Ambient


Forms

1. Hematopathology Patient Information (T676) in Special Instructions

2. If not ordering electronically, complete, print, and send a Hematopathology/Cytogenetics Test Request (T726)) with the specimen.

Method Name

Allele-Specific Oligonucleotide Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)

Specimen Type

Varies

Specimen Minimum Volume

Blood, Bone Marrow: 1 mL
Extracted DNA: 50 mcL at 20 ng/mcL concentration

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Varies Varies

Reject Due To

Gross hemolysis Reject
Moderately to severely clotted
Bone marrow biopsies
Paraffin-embedded bone marrow clots
Paraffin-embedded tissue
Slides
Paraffin shavings
Reject

Reference Values

An interpretive report will be provided indicating the mutation status as positive or negative.

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Clinic Laboratories in Rochester

Test Classification

This test was developed, and its performance characteristics determined by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements. This test has not been cleared or approved by the US Food and Drug Administration.

CPT Code Information

81273

Day(s) Performed

Monday through Friday

Report Available

4 to 7 days