Division of Molecular Pathology

Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory



Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma RT-PCR +

Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma RT-PCR

Epic Test Name(s)
Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma

Test Method
Detection of common PAX3/FOXO1 and PAX7/FOXO1 fusion transcripts by RT-PCR

Analytic Sensitivity
The limit of detection for each mutation is approximately 1% cells containing the mutation.

Sample Requirements
FFPE tissue; 1 H&E slide + 40 micron section in sterile tube.

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15) or Histoweb

Routine Turnaround Time
7-10 Days

CPT Code(s)
81401x2


AML1/ETO Panel +

AML1/ETO Panel

Epic Test Name(s)
AML/ETO Panel, Blood; AML/ETO Panel, Bone Marrow

Test Method
Detection of RUNX1/RUNX1T1 (AML1/ETO) fusion transcripts associated with t(8;21) and CBFB/MYH11 fusion transcripts associated with inv(16) by RT-PCR.

Analytic Sensitivity
The limit of detection for each mutation is approximately 1% cells carrying the mutation.

Sample Requirements
5-6 mL whole blood or 2-3 mL bone marrow, in EDTA (lavender-top) tubes. Specimen should be received in the lab within 24 hours of collection.

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15)

Routine Turnaround Time
7-10 Days

CPT Code(s)
81401x2


AR-V7, Prostate Cancer +

AR-V7, Prostate Cancer

Epic Test Name(s)
AR-V7 Prostate Cancer

Test Method
Detection of androgen receptor variant-7 (AR-V7) transcripts by RT-PCR following selection of circulating tumor cells from patients with metastatic prostate cancer.

Analytic Sensitivity


Sample Requirements
21 mL whole blood, in ACD (yellow-top) tubes. Specimens must be refrigerated and delivered to the lab within 24 hours of collection.

Requisition
AR-V7 Requisition Form

Routine Turnaround Time
7-14 Days

CPT Code(s)
81479


BCR/ABL Diagnostic +

BCR/ABL Diagnostic

Epic Test Name(s)
BCR-ABL Diagnostic, Blood; BCR-ABL Diagnostic, Bone Marrow

Test Method
Detection of BCR/ABL1 major (b2a2, b3a2, e13a2, e14a2, p210) or minor (e1a2, p190) fusion transcripts associated with t(9;22) by RT-PCR. If BCR/ABL1 p210 transcripts are detected, a quantitative result will be provided.

Analytic Sensitivity
The limit of quantification is approximately 0.01% BCR/ABL1 to ABL1 ratio (International Scale).

Sample Requirements
5-6 mL whole blood or 2-3 mL bone marrow, in EDTA (lavender-top) tubes. Specimen should be received in the lab within 24 hours of collection.

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15)

Routine Turnaround Time
7-10 Days

CPT Code(s)
81206, 81207


BCR/ABL p190 Followup +

BCR/ABL p190 Followup

Epic Test Name(s)
BCR-ABL p190 Followup, Blood; BCR-ABL p190 Followup, Bone Marrow

Test Method
Detection of BCR/ABL1 minor (e1a2, p190) fusion transcripts associated with t(9;22) by RT-PCR. This assay does NOT detect major BCR/ABL1 (b2a2, b3a2, e13a2, e14a2, p210) transcripts.

Analytic Sensitivity
The limit of detection for each mutation is approximately 1% cells carrying the mutation.

Sample Requirements
5-6 mL whole blood or 2-3 mL bone marrow, in EDTA (lavender-top) tubes. Specimen should be received in the lab within 24 hours of collection.

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15)

Routine Turnaround Time
7-10 Days

CPT Code(s)
81207


BCR/ABL p210 Followup +

BCR/ABL p210 Followup

Epic Test Name(s)
BCR-ABL p210 Followup, Blood; BCR-ABL p210 Followup, Bone Marrow

Test Method
Detection of BCR/ABL1 major (b2a2, b3a2, e13a2, e14a2, p210) fusion transcripts associated with t(9;22) by RT-PCR. This assay does NOT detect minor BCR/ABL1 (e1a2, p190) transcripts.

Analytic Sensitivity
The limit of quantification is approximately 0.01% BCR/ABL1 to ABL1 ratio (International Scale).

Sample Requirements
5-6 mL whole blood or 2-3 mL bone marrow, in EDTA (lavender-top) tubes. Specimen should be received in the lab within 24 hours of collection.

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15)

Routine Turnaround Time
7-10 Days

CPT Code(s)
81206


BRAF V600 PCR Assay +

BRAF V600 PCR Assay

Epic Test Name(s)
BRAF V600E PCR Assay

Test Method
Pyrosequencing of codons 597-601 of the BRAF gene to detect V600E and other hotspot mutations.

Analytic Sensitivity
The limit of detection for each mutation is approximately 5% mutant alleles, or 10% cells with a heterozygous mutation.

Sample Requirements
FFPE tissue; 1 H&E slide + 5 unstained slides

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15) or Histoweb

Routine Turnaround Time
7-10 Days

CPT Code(s)
81210, 88381


CEBPA Mutation Analysis +

CEBPA Mutation Analysis

Epic Test Name(s)
CEBPA Mutation Analysis, Blood; CEBPA Mutation Analysis, Bone Marrow

Test Method
Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) of the CEPBA gene.

Analytic Sensitivity
The limit of detection for each mutation is approximately 20% mutant alleles, or 40% cells with a heterozygous mutation.

Sample Requirements
2-3 mL whole blood or bone marrow, in EDTA (lavender-top) tubes. Blast count is required.

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15)

Routine Turnaround Time
14-28 Days

CPT Code(s)
81218


EGFR Mutation Analysis +

EGFR Mutation Analysis

Epic Test Name(s)
EGFR Mutation Analysis

Test Method
Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) of hotspot regions of the EGFR gene.

Analytic Sensitivity
The limit of detection for each mutation is approximately 5% mutant alleles, or 10% cells with a heterozygous mutation.

Sample Requirements
FFPE tissue; 2 H&E slides + 10 unstained slides (H&E slides at beginning and end of series)

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15) or Histoweb

Routine Turnaround Time
7-12 Days

CPT Code(s)
81235, 88381


Ewings Sarcoma RT-PCR +

Ewings Sarcoma RT-PCR

Epic Test Name(s)
EWS/FLI1 RT-PCR Ewing Sarc

Test Method
Detection of common EWS/ERG and EWS/FLI1 fusion transcripts by RT-PCR

Analytic Sensitivity
The limit of detection for each mutation is approximately 1% cells containing the mutation.

Sample Requirements
FFPE tissue; 1 H&E slide + 40 micron section in sterile tube.

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15) or Histoweb

Routine Turnaround Time
7-10 Days

CPT Code(s)
81401x2


FLT3 ITD Mutation +

FLT3 ITD Mutation

Epic Test Name(s)
FLT3 ITD Mutation, BM; FLT3 ITD Mutation, PB

Test Method
Detection of internal tandem duplication (ITD) mutations by PCR and fragment size analysis by capillary electrophoresis.

Analytic Sensitivity
The limit of detection is approximately 5% mutant alleles, or 10% cells with a heterozygous mutation.

Sample Requirements
2-3 mL whole blood or bone marrow, in EDTA (lavender-top) tubes. Blast count is required.

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15)

Routine Turnaround Time
2-7 Days

CPT Code(s)
81245


FLT3 TKI Resistance Mutations +

FLT3 TKI Resistance Mutations

Epic Test Name(s)
FLT3 TKI Resistance, BM; FLT3 TKI Resistance, PB

Test Method
Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) of hotspot regions of the FLT3 gene.

Analytic Sensitivity
The limit of detection for each mutation is approximately 5% mutant alleles, or 10% cells with a heterozygous mutation.

Sample Requirements
2-3 mL whole blood or bone marrow, in EDTA (lavender-top) tubes.

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15)

Routine Turnaround Time
7-12 Days

CPT Code(s)
81246


Hydatidiform Mole Genotyping +

Hydatidiform Mole Genotyping

Epic Test Name(s)
Mole DNA PCR

Test Method
Multiplex PCR for STR markers in matched decidua and villous samples to.

Analytic Sensitivity


Sample Requirements
Both decidua and villous tissue are required. FFPE tissue; 2 H&E slides + 10 unstained slides (H&E slides at beginning and end of series)

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15) or Histoweb

Routine Turnaround Time
7-10 Days

CPT Code(s)
88381, 81265


IDH1, IDH2 Mutation Analysis, NGS +

IDH1, IDH2 Mutation Analysis, NGS

Epic Test Name(s)
IDH1, IDH2 Mutations, NGS

Test Method
Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) of hotspot regions of the IDH1 and IDH2 genes.

Analytic Sensitivity
The limit of detection for each mutation is approximately 5% mutant alleles, or 10% cells with a heterozygous mutation.

Sample Requirements
FFPE tissue; 2 H&E slides + 10 unstained slides (H&E slides at beginning and end of series)

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15) or Histoweb

Routine Turnaround Time
7-12 Days

CPT Code(s)
81403x2


IGH Gene Rearrangement +

IGH Gene Rearrangement

Epic Test Name(s)
IGH Gene Rearrangement, Blood; IGH Gene Rearrangement, Bone Marrow; IGH Gene Rearrangement, Other

Test Method
B-cell clonality detection by PCR for immunoglobulin heavy chain gene rearrangements.

Analytic Sensitivity


Sample Requirements
2-3 mL whole blood or bone marrow, in EDTA (lavender-top) tubes or FFPE tissue (1 H&E slide + 5 unstained slides)

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15) or Histoweb

Routine Turnaround Time
10-14 Days

CPT Code(s)
81261


JAK2 V617F Mutation +

JAK2 V617F Mutation

Epic Test Name(s)
JAK2 V617F Mutation, BM; JAK2 V617F Mutation, PB

Test Method
Detection of the V617F mutation in the JAK2 gene by digital droplet PCR.

Analytic Sensitivity
The limit of detection is approximately 0.8% mutant alleles.

Sample Requirements
2-3 mL whole blood or bone marrow, in EDTA (lavender-top) tubes.

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15)

Routine Turnaround Time
7-12 Days

CPT Code(s)
81270


Leukemia Mutation Panel, NGS +

Leukemia Mutation Panel, NGS

Epic Test Name(s)
Leukemia Panel, NGS, Blood; Leukemia Panel, NGS, BM

Test Method
Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) of the ABL1, ASXL1, ATM, ATRX, BCOR, BCORL1, BRAF, CALR, CBL, CBLB, CDKN2A, CEBPA, CSF3R, DNMT31, EP300, ERBB2, ETV6, EZH2, FLT3, GATA1, GATA2, GNAS, IDH1, IDH2, IKZF1, JAK2, KDM2B, KDM6A, KIT, KRAS, KMT2D, KMT2C, MPL, NF1, NLRP1, NOTCH1, NOTCH2, NPM1, NRAS, NSD1, NUP98, PDGFRA, PIK3CA, PHF6, PIGA, PTEN, PTPN11, RAD50, RECQL4, RUNX1, SETBP1, SF3BA, SRSF2, STAG2, STAT3, TET2, TP53, U2AF1, WT1 and ZRSR2 genes.

Analytic Sensitivity
The limit of detection is approximately 5% mutant alleles, or 10% cells with a heterozygous mutation.

Sample Requirements
2-3 mL whole blood or bone marrow, in EDTA (lavender-top) tubes

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15)

Routine Turnaround Time
10-21 Days

CPT Code(s)
81455


Leukemia Trials NGS Panel +

Leukemia Trials NGS Panel

Epic Test Name(s)
Leuk Trial NGS Panel, Blood; Leuk Trial NGS Panel, Bone Marrow

Test Method
Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) of hotspot regions of the FLT3, IDH1, IDH2, KRAS, NPM1, NRAS, and TP53 genes.

Analytic Sensitivity
The limit of detection for each mutation is approximately 5% mutant alleles, or 10% cells with a heterozygous mutation.

Sample Requirements
2-3 mL whole blood or bone marrow, in EDTA (lavender-top) tubes.

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15)

Routine Turnaround Time
7-12 Days

CPT Code(s)
81450


Microsatellite Instability +

Microsatellite Instability

Epic Test Name(s)
Microsatellite Instability

Test Method
Multiplex PCR of mononucleotide microsatellite loci in matched normal and tumor samples to detect instability in tumor specimens.

Analytic Sensitivity
The limit of detection is approximately 10% mutant alleles, or 20% cells with a heterozygous mutation.

Sample Requirements
Both normal and tumor tissue are required. For tumor, submit FFPE tissue (1 H&E slide + 5 unstained slides). For normal, submit FFPE tissue (1 H&E slide + 5 unstained slides), peripheral blood, or buccal swab.

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15) or Histoweb

Routine Turnaround Time
10-14 Days

CPT Code(s)
81301, 88381


NGS 50 Gene Panel +

NGS 50 Gene Panel

Epic Test Name(s)
50 Gene Cancer Panel

Test Method
Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) of hotspot regions of the ABL1, AKT1, ALK, APC, ATM, BRAF, CDH1, CDKN2A, CSF1R, CTNNB1, EGFR, ERBB2, ERBB4, EZH2, FBXW7, FGFR1, FGFR2, FGFR3, FLT3, GNA11, GNAS, GNAQ, HNF1A, HRAS, IDH1, IDH2, JAK2, JAK3, KDR, KIT, KRAS, MET, MLH1, MPL, NOTCH1, NPM1, NRAS, PDGFRA, PIK3CA, PTEN, PTPN11, RB1, RET, SMAD4, SMARCB1, SMO, SRC, STK11, TP53, and VHL genes.

Analytic Sensitivity
The limit of detection for each mutation is approximately 5% mutant alleles, or 10% cells with a heterozygous mutation.

Sample Requirements
FFPE tissue; 2 H&E slides + 10 unstained slides (H&E slides at beginning and end of series)

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15) or Histoweb

Routine Turnaround Time
10-14 Days

CPT Code(s)
81445


NGS Lymphoma Panel +

NGS Lymphoma Panel

Epic Test Name(s)
NGS Lymphoma Panel, Blood; NGS Lymphoma Panel, Bone Marrow; NGS Lymphoma Panel, Tissue

Test Method
Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) of the BCL2, BCL6, CARD11, CD79A, CD79B, CREBBP, EZH2, FAS, FOXO1, GNA13, GSTT1, MEF2B, MLL2, MYC, MYD88, PAX5, PIM1, PRDM1, RECQL4, RHOH, SGK1, TNFAIP3, TNFRSF14, and TP53 genes.

Analytic Sensitivity
The limit of detection is approximately 5% mutant alleles, or 10% cells with a heterozygous mutation.

Sample Requirements
2-3 mL whole blood or bone marrow, in EDTA (lavender-top) tubes

FFPE tissue; 2 H&E slides + 10 unstained slides (H&E slides at beginning and end of series)

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15) or Histoweb

Routine Turnaround Time
10-21 Days

CPT Code(s)
81450


NGS Solid Tumor Panel v1.0 (27 gene) +

NGS Solid Tumor Panel v1.0 (27 gene)

Epic Test Name(s)
NGS Solid Tumor Limited Panel

Test Method
Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) of hotspot regions of the ABL1, AKT, ATM, BRAF, CDKN2A, EGFR, ERBB2, FGFR1, FGFR2, FGFR3, GNA11, GNAQ, HRAS, IDH1, IDH2, KIT, KRAS, MET, MLH1, NRAS, PDGFRA, PIK3CA, PTEN, RB1, RET, SMO, and TP53 genes.

Analytic Sensitivity
The limit of detection for each mutation is approximately 5% mutant alleles, or 10% cells with a heterozygous mutation.

Sample Requirements
FFPE tissue; 2 H&E slides + 10 unstained slides (H&E slides at beginning and end of series)

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15) or Histoweb

Routine Turnaround Time
7-12 Days

CPT Code(s)
81445


NGS Solid Tumor Panel v2.0 (400+ genes) +

NGS Solid Tumor Panel v2.0 (400+ genes)

Epic Test Name(s)
NGS Solid Tumor Panel

Test Method
Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) of over 400 cancer-related genes.
   - Gene List
   - Non-Covered Regions

Analytic Sensitivity
The limit of detection is approximately 5% mutant alleles, or 10% cells with a heterozygous mutation.

Sample Requirements
FFPE tissue; 2 H&E slides + 10 unstained slides (H&E slides at beginning and end of series)

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15) or Histoweb

Routine Turnaround Time
10-21 Days

CPT Code(s)
81455


NPM1 Mutation Analysis +

NPM1 Mutation Analysis

Epic Test Name(s)
NPM1 Mutation, Blood; NPM1 Mutation Analysis, Bone Marrow

Test Method
Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) of hotspot regions of the NPM1 gene.

Analytic Sensitivity
The limit of detection for each mutation is approximately 5% mutant alleles, or 10% cells with a heterozygous mutation.

Sample Requirements
2-3 mL whole blood or bone marrow, in EDTA (lavender-top) tubes.

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15)

Routine Turnaround Time
7-12 Days

CPT Code(s)
81310


PML/RARA Panel +

PML/RARA Panel

Epic Test Name(s)
PML/RARA Panel, Blood; PML/RARA Panel, Bone Marrow

Test Method
Detection of PML/RARA (L, S, and V forms) fusion transcripts associated with t(15;17) by RT-PCR

Analytic Sensitivity
The limit of detection for each mutation is approximately 1% cells carrying the mutation.

Sample Requirements
5-6 mL whole blood or 2-3 mL bone marrow, in EDTA (lavender-top) tubes. Specimen should be received in the lab within 24 hours of collection.

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15)

Routine Turnaround Time
7-10 Days

CPT Code(s)
81315


Post-BMT CD34+ Chimerism +

Post-BMT CD34+ Chimerism

Epic Test Name(s)
Post BMT CD34 Chimerism, Blood; Post BMT CD34 Chimerism,BM

Test Method
Multiplex PCR for STR markers to determine relative amounts of recipient and donor cells in a specimen. Test is performed on DNA from CD34+ cells.

Analytic Sensitivity
The limit of quantification is approximately 5%.

Sample Requirements
2-3 mL whole blood or bone marrow, in EDTA (lavender-top) tubes

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15)

Routine Turnaround Time
3-10 Days

CPT Code(s)
81268


Post-BMT Chimerism +

Post-BMT Chimerism

Epic Test Name(s)
Post BMT Chimerism, Blood; Post BMT Chimerism,Bone Marrow

Test Method
Multiplex PCR for STR markers to determine relative amounts of recipient and donor cells in a specimen.

Analytic Sensitivity
The limit of quantification is approximately 5%.

Sample Requirements
2-3 mL whole blood or bone marrow, in EDTA (lavender-top) tubes

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15)

Routine Turnaround Time
3-7 Days

CPT Code(s)
81267


Pre-BMT Comprehensive Analysis +

Pre-BMT Comprehensive Analysis

Epic Test Name(s)
  To Order: Pre-BMT Comp Extract, Blood; Pre-BMT Comp Extract,Bone Marrow
  For Results: Pre-BMT Comprehensive, Blood; Pre-BMT Comprehensive, Bone Marrow

Test Method
Comparison of STR profiles between recipient and donor prior to bone marrow transplant.

Analytic Sensitivity


Sample Requirements
Specimens from both the recipient and donor are required. 2-3 mL whole blood or bone marrow, in EDTA (lavender-top) tubes, or buccal swab.

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15)

Routine Turnaround Time
10-14 Days

CPT Code(s)
81265


SNP Array, 1p19q LOH +

SNP Array, 1p19q LOH

Epic Test Name(s)
Array-Oncology-FFPE

Test Method
SNP array analysis to detect copy number changes on chromosome arms 1p and 19q.

Analytic Sensitivity
The limit of detection is approximately 20% mutant alleles, or 40% cells with a heterozygous mutation.

Sample Requirements
FFPE tissue; 2 H&E slides + 10 unstained slides (H&E slides at beginning and end of series)

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15) or Histoweb

Routine Turnaround Time
10-14 Days

CPT Code(s)
81406, 88381


SNP Array, Medulloblastoma +

SNP Array, Medulloblastoma

Epic Test Name(s)
SNPArray Medulloblastoma

Test Method
SNP array analysis to detect copy number changes on chromosome 6.

Analytic Sensitivity
The limit of detection is approximately 20% mutant alleles, or 40% cells with a heterozygous mutation.

Sample Requirements
FFPE tissue; 2 H&E slides + 10 unstained slides (H&E slides at beginning and end of series)

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15) or Histoweb

Routine Turnaround Time
10-14 Days

CPT Code(s)
81406, 88381


Synovial Sarcoma RT-PCR +

Synovial Sarcoma RT-PCR

Epic Test Name(s)
SYT/SSX RT-PCR Synovial Sarc

Test Method
Detection of common SYT/SSX1 and SYT/SSX2 fusion transcripts by RT-PCR

Analytic Sensitivity
The limit of detection for each mutation is approximately 1% cells containing the mutation.

Sample Requirements
FFPE tissue; 1 H&E slide + 40 micron section in sterile tube.

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15) or Histoweb

Routine Turnaround Time
7-10 Days

CPT Code(s)
81401x2


T-Cell Chimerism +

T-Cell Chimerism

Epic Test Name(s)
T Cell Chimerism

Test Method
Multiplex PCR for STR markers to determine relative amounts of recipient and donor cells in a specimen. Test is performed on DNA from whole blood and from CD3+ cells.

Analytic Sensitivity
The limit of quantification is approximately 5%.

Sample Requirements
6 mL whole blood, in EDTA (lavender-top) tubes

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15)

Routine Turnaround Time
3-10 Days

CPT Code(s)
81267, 81268


TCR Gene Rearrangement +

TCR Gene Rearrangement

Epic Test Name(s)
TCR-G Gene Rearrangement, Blood; TCR-G Gene Rearrangement, Bone Marrow; TCR-G Gene Rearrangement, Other

Test Method
T-cell clonality detection by PCR for T-cell receptor gamma gene rearrangements.

Analytic Sensitivity


Sample Requirements
2-3 mL whole blood or bone marrow, in EDTA (lavender-top) tubes or FFPE tissue (1 H&E slide + 5 unstained slides)

Requisition
Molecular Diagnostics Lab Requisition Form (Pathology 15) or Histoweb

Routine Turnaround Time
10-14 Days

CPT Code(s)
81342


Telomere Flow FISH +

Telomere Flow FISH

Epic Test Name(s)
Telomere Length Measurement

Test Method
Telomere length measured by flow cytometry and FISH.

Analytic Sensitivity


Sample Requirements
Adults: 12-18 cc in yellow top ACD (preferred) or lavender top EDTA tubes.
Infants and children: Minimum 3 cc in lavender top EDTA tube.
Keep specimens at room temperature. Specimen should be received in the lab within 24 hours of collection.

Requisition
Telomere Flow FISH Requisition (contact )

Routine Turnaround Time
14-21 Days

CPT Code(s)
88182