c-KIT MUTATION ANALYSIS, CELL BASED

Specimen Required
Draw blood in a lavender EDTA. Send 3.0 mL whole blood (1.0 mL minimum) room temperature in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
Bone marrow: EDTA; Tissue: Formalin fixed, paraffin embedded

Methodology
Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR), Sequencing

Stability
Whole Blood/Bone Marrow: Room temperature: 7 days; Refrigerated: 14 days; Frozen: Unacceptable
Tissue: Room temperature: Indefinite; Refrigerated: Indefinite; Frozen: Unacceptable

Reference Range
Not detected

Performed
Monday, Thursday

Turnaround Time5-7 days
Test CodeCKITM
CPT-4 Code (s)
81272
ZB0PJ
LOINC Codes
Specimen source: 31208-2
c-KIT Mutation Cell-Based: 55201-8

Warde
Medical
Laboratory