Test Details

Mnemonic

AMLNK

Ordering Code

3700155

CPT-4 Code(s)

81218 (CEBPA), 81310 (NPM), 0023U (FLT)

Specimen Information

Collect

Lavender EDTA and green sodium heparin
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Specimen Preparation

Send 5.0 mL whole blood collected in EDTA and 5.0 mL whole blood in green sodium heparin at room temperature. TEST REQUIRES BOTH SPECIMENS.
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Alternate Specimen

Bone marrow: 3.0 mL bone marrow (1.0 mL minimum) collected in green sodium heparin.
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Extracted DNA: 0.1 mL (0.05 mL minimum) collected in a sterile tube.
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Minimum Volume

3.0 mL
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Transport Temperature

Room temperature
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Stability

Room temperature: 7 days
Refrigerated: 7 days
Frozen: Unacceptable
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Methodology

Varies by test
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Reference Range

See report
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Performing Laboratory

Quest SJC
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