t(12;21) TEL-AML1 (FISH)

Test Documentation
Specimen Required
Draw blood in a green sodium heparin tube. Send 5.0 mL whole blood (3.0 mL minimum) room temperature. Completed Warde Medical Laboratory Hematologic & Neoplastic Cytogenetics Test Requisition required.

Alternate Specimen
Bone Marrow

Methodology
Cultures, staining and other techniques when required

Stability
Room Temperature: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 48 hours; Frozen: Unacceptable

Reference Range
Interpretive report

Performed
Monday-Saturday

Turnaround Time4-10 days
Test CodeFISH
CPT-4 Code (s)
88271 x 2, 88275

Warde
Medical
Laboratory