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Chromosome Analysis, Bone Marrow, Neoplastic Disorder

Cytogenetics Laboratory - : Cytogenetics

Test ID :
Test Workstation :
Specimen Type:
3 mL whole bone marrow collected in sodium heparin (green top) tube.
Minimum Volume:
Specimen minimum volume is 1 mL.
Cause for Rejection:
Clotted, nonsterile, or frozen specimen.
Transport blood at room temperature. Upon arrival in laboratory, store at room temperature for no more than 24 hours. If specimen is to be stored longer than 24 hours, it should be refrigerated for up to 7 days.
Mon-Fri (0700-1600) Sat (0900-1300)
Cell culture, harvest and chromosome analysis with G-banding.
Special Instructions:
Include pertinent medical findings on the requisition with suspected diagnosis and/or indication(s) for the testing. Include copy of Pathology report.
7-21 days, patient with age less than or equal to 7 days and/or in NICU will be expedited.
CPT Code:
88237, 88262, 88280, 88291
Karyotype, Bone Marrow Karyotype, Bone Marrow Cytogenetics, Chromosome Analysis

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