Recommended FISH panel for children with newly diagnosed ALL.
Fluorescence in situ Hybridization (FISH)
Non-diluted bone marrow aspirate collected in a heparinized syringe. Also acceptable: Whole blood in green (sodium heparin).
Transfer bone marrow to a green (sodium heparin). Transport 3 mL bone marrow (Min: 1 mL) OR 5 mL whole blood (Min: 2 mL).
Frozen specimens. Clotted or paraffin-embedded specimens.
Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 48 hours; Frozen: Unacceptable
Probes included: ETV6/RUNX1, BCR/ABL, CEP4, CEP10, MLL
Analyte Specific Reagent (ASR)
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. The fee will vary based on specimen type. To order probes separately, refer to Chromosome FISH, Interphase (2002298).
Other specimen types may be acceptable, contact the Cytogenetics Laboratory for specific specimen collection and transportation instructions.
If cell pellets or dropped cytogenetics slides are submitted, a processing fee will not apply.
This test must be ordered using Oncology test request form #43099 or through your ARUP interface.
88271 x5; 88275 x5; 88291
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|2002720||EER ALL Panel by FISH, Pediatric||11526-1|
|2002721||ALL Panel by FISH, Pediatric||57802-1|