Test Details

Mnemonic

JK12P

Ordering Code

3623000

CPT-4 Code(s)

81279

Specimen Information

Collect

Lavender EDTA

Specimen Preparation

Send 5.0 mL whole blood refrigerated.

Alternate Specimen

Bone marrow: EDTA - 3.0 mL

Minimum Volume

1.0 mL

Transport Temperature

Refrigerated

Rejection Criteria

Serum, frozen specimens, clotted or grossly hemolyzed specimens, specimens collected in anticoagulants other than EDTA

Stability

Room temperature: 24 hours
Refrigerated: 5 days
Frozen: Unacceptable

Methodology

Polymerase Chain Reaction
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Reference Range

See report
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Performing Laboratory

ARUP Reference Laboratory
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New York DOH Approval Status

Yes
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