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Test Code FH Cytogen Cytogenetics report by FHCRC

Important Note

ONLY AVAILABLE FOR BMT/HSCT PATIENTS.  All other Cytogenetics performed here. 

Friday afternoon collections must be scheduled with SCCA cytogenetics laboratory  (206) 288-1390 and Children's Laboratory Sendouts (206) 987-5102.

Clinical System Name

Cytogenetics report by FHCRC

Synonyms

SCCA Cytogenetics

FISH Analysis

Description

Only available for BMT/HSCT patients.  All other cytogenetics performed here.

Sample Requirements

Specimen:  Whole Blood or Bone Marrow

Container(s):  Dark Green Top/Na Heparin

Preferred Vol:  10 mL blood or 1-2 mL bone marrow

Minimum Vol:  blood:  10 mL children, 1-2 mL infants; no micro collection

 

Note: For more detailed information for bone marrow testing, see separate bone marrow aspirate listing - request testing using CIS order "Hematopoietic Transplant Marrow Requisition".

 

Friday afternoon collections must be scheduled with SCCA cytogenetics laboratory  (206) 288-1390 and Children's Laboratory Sendouts (206) 987-5102.

 

Processing Instructions

Reject due to:  ?

Spin:  NO

Aliquot:  NO

Temp:  RT

Storage location:  

 

Off-site collection:  None specified

Stability

Specimen Type Temperature Time
  Room temp ?
  Refrigerated NO
  Frozen NO

 

Availability

STAT Performed TAT
N M-F  8:00 AM to 5:00 PM 1 - 3 weeks

 

Performing Laboratory

SCCA/FHCRC Cytogenetics Laboratory

Department

Department:  SCCA/FHCRC Cytogenetics Laboratory, 825 Eastlake Ave E, Room 7413, Seattle, WA

Phone Number:  (206) 288-1390

 

Reference Range

none specified

Methodology

Method:  None specified

Analytical Volume:  None specified

Limitations:  None specified

CPT Codes

CPT

Special Instructions

Links to:

Consent Forms

Algorithms

Requisition

Place test orders in CIS.

For bone marrow, use CIS order "Hematopoietic Transplant Marrow Requisition".

Clinical Utility

x

Send Out Instructions

 

Reference Test Name: None specified
Reference Test Number: None specified
Instructions: Send to SCCA Cytogenetics Laboratory, 825 Eastlake Ave E, Room 7413, (206) 288-1390.  For questions, refer to SCCA specimen handling manual located in the CPA bookshelf next to the tube system.  Cab slips and transport stickers available in the SCCA specimen handling manual.