KIT D816 MUTATION ANALYSIS (MASTOCYTOSIS)

Specimen Required
Draw blood in a lavender tube. Send 5.0 mL whole blood (2.0 mL minimum) room temperature.

Alternate Specimen
Bone marrow (2.0 mL, 0.5 mL minimum). Paraffin block, Fixed tissue slides (6)

Methodology
DNA Sequencing

Stability
Blood or bone marrow:
Room temperature: 7 days;
Refrigerated: 7 days;
Frozen: Unacceptable
Paraffin Block or slide:
Room temperature: Indefinite
Refrigerated: Indefinite
Frozen: Unacceptable

Reference Range
By report

Performed
Sunday-Saturday

Turnaround Time6-8 days
Test CodeD816M
CPT-4 Code (s)
81273
ZB0Q1
LOINC Codes
Specimen source: Not available;
Block/Specimen ID: Not available;
Clinical Indication: Not available;
KIT D816 Mutation: Not available;
Interpretation: Not available

Warde
Medical
Laboratory