Test Details

Mnemonic

CSMUT

Ordering Code

34000481

CPT-4 Code(s)

81479

Specimen Information

Collect

Lavender EDTA tube

Specimen Preparation

Draw blood in lavender EDTA tube. Send 5.0 mL whole blood at room temperature.

Alternate Specimen

Bone marrow aspirate: Lavender EDTA tube or Sodium heparin
Whole blood: Sodium heparin tube
Cell pellets submitted in Carnoy's or other alcohol-based fixative
Extracted DNA from CLIA-certified laboratory

Minimum Volume

1.0 mL minimum

Transport Temperature

Room temperature

Stability

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

Methodology

Polymerase Chain Reaction-based DNA Sequencing
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Reference Range

See report
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Performing Laboratory

Quest SJC
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New York DOH Approval Status

unknown
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