Chromosome Analysis, Leukemic Blood
2002290
 
Time SensitiveTime Sensitive
Oncology Test Request Form Recommended (ARUP form #43099)Oncology Test Request Form Recommended (ARUP form #43099)
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
CHR LKB
Methodology
Giemsa Band
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
3-10 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Green (sodium heparin).  
Specimen Preparation
Transport 5 mL whole blood. (Min: 0.5 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Room temperature.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Frozen specimens. Clotted specimens.  
Remarks
This test must be ordered using Oncology test request form (#43099) or through your ARUP interface.  
Stability
Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 48 hours; Frozen: Unacceptable  
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data
Note
These studies involve culturing of living cells; therefore, turnaround times given represent average times which are subject to multiple variables. After specimen receipt, results are generally available in an average 10 days.

A processing fee will be charged if this procedure is canceled at the client's request, after the test has been set up, or if the specimen integrity is inadequate to allow culture growth.
CPT Code(s)
88237; 88264; 88291
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0097635Chromosome Analysis, Leukemic Blood
2002204EER Chromosome Analysis, Leukemic Blood
* Component test codes cannot be used to order tests. The information provided here is not sufficient for interface builds; for a complete test mix, contact interface support at interface.support@aruplab.com.
Cross References
  • Karyotype
  • leukemic blood chromosome
  • Leukemic blood karyotype