Test directory: Chromosome Analysis, Leukemic Blood

Ordering Code6648
Test NameChromosome Analysis, Leukemic Blood
AliasCytogenetics for AML
Cytogenetics for MDS
Cytogenetics for CML
Cytogenetics for CLL
Preferred SpecimenWhole Blood
Preferred ContainerSodium Heparin (Green)
Optimum VolumeAdult: 10 mL
Child: 5 mL
Newborn: 2 mL
PUBS: 2 mL
Collection InstructionsIndicate diagnosis on requisition.
Handling InstructionsPreferred: Specimens should be shipped to reference lab the day of collection.
Transport RequirementsOahu: Refrigerated
Airline: Refrigerated
Specimen StabilityAmbient: 3 Days
Refrigerated: 10 Days
Frozen: Not Stable
Rejection CriteriaFrozen, Collected in a "Lithium Heparin" tube
Avail. StatNO
Analytic TimeUp to 10 Days
Reference Lab Accupath Dx Laboratory, Inc.

Reference range(s)

ComponentAgeMale NormMale Critical LowMale Critical HighFemale NormFemale Critical HighFemale Critical LowUnitsAdd'l info
Chromosome Analysis, Leukemic BloodALLSee report.