KIT Asp816Val Mutation Analysis, Varies

Abbrev Code:KITVS   
Order Code:LAB1408Order Name:KIT Asp816Val Mutation Analysis, Varies
Order Instructions:Complete the Hematopathology Patient Information form.
Methodology:Allele-Specific Oligonucleotide Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)
CPT Codes: 81273 x1
Turnaround Time:Specimens are sent to reference laboratory Mon-Sat; results reported within 5-8 days.

This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic. This test has not been cleared by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

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Hematopathology Patient Information form

Collection Instructions

Specimen:Blood or Bone Marrow
Optimal Volume:3 mL peripheral blood or 2 mL bone marrow
Minimum\Peds Volume:1 mL
Container:Purple (EDTA)
Causes for Rejection:Gross hemolysis, moderate-severly clotted, biopsies, paraffin-embedded/shavings, slides.

Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Send specimen in original tube; do not aliquot. Store at room temperature.
Shipping Instructions:Ship at room temperature.
Stability:7 days at room temperature or refrigerated.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Lab Sendouts  (Mayo)
Referral Lab number:KITVS


Reference Range:An interpretive report will be provided indicating the mutation status as positive or negative.
Use:Diagnosing systemic mastocytosis using blood or bone marrow specimens.

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