Ordering Recommendation

Use to detect and quantitate CBFB-MYH11 inv(16) fusion transcripts. Use to monitor for minimal residual disease and assess the risk of disease relapse. 

Mnemonic

INV 16 QNT

Methodology

Quantitative Reverse Transcription Polymerase Chain Reaction

Performed

Varies

Reported

5-9 days

New York DOH Approval Status

This test is New York DOH approved.

Specimen Required

Patient Preparation
Collect

Lavender (EDTA) or bone marrow (EDTA).

Specimen Preparation

Whole Blood: Transport 5 mL whole blood. (Min: 3 mL)
Bone Marrow:
Transport 3 mL bone marrow. (Min: 1 mL)
Refrigerate immediately. Specimens must be received within 48 hours of collection due to lability of RNA.

Storage/Transport Temperature

Whole Blood or Bone Marrow: CRITICAL REFRIGERATED. Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.

Unacceptable Conditions

Serum, plasma, ambient or frozen bone marrow or whole blood, CSF, or FFPE tissue. Specimens collected in anticoagulants other than EDTA. Severely hemolyzed or clotted specimens.
Ambient whole blood and ambient bone marrow specimens past 7 days will be cancelled. Refrigerated whole blood or bone marrow past 7 days will be canceled.

Remarks
Stability

Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 48 hours; Frozen: Unacceptable

Reference Interval

Interpretive Data

Refer to report.

This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by ARUP Laboratories. It has not been cleared or approved by the US Food and Drug Administration. This test was performed in a CLIA certified laboratory and is intended for clinical purposes.

Compliance Category

Laboratory Developed Test (LDT)

Note

Hotline History

N/A

CPT Codes

81401

Components

Component Test Code* Component Chart Name LOINC
2011115 CBFB-MYH11 Result
2011116 CBFB-MYH11/ABL1 Ratio
3003496 CBFB-MYH11 Source
* Component test codes cannot be used to order tests. The information provided here is not sufficient for interface builds; for a complete test mix, please click the sidebar link to access the Interface Map.

Aliases

CBFB-MYH11 inv(16) Detection, Quantitative