Test ID: ZH160
CPT code: 88291, 88271, 88274, 88275
Specimen Type: Green Heparin blood or Bone Marrow
Frequency: Setup: Daily; analytic time 7 days
Instructions: 7-10mL whole blood from Green, Ambient. Min 2.0mL. Alt/ 1.0mL bone
marrow in Green tube. Clotted blood or bone marrow unacceptable.
Text: Useful For: Evaluating engraftment success by determining the proportion of donor and recipient interphase cells present in opposite sex bone marrow transplant recipients; Monitoring the proportion of host and recipient cells over time may be useful to identify significant clinical changes.
COMPONENTS: CALL AMS IF COMPONENTS ARE NEEDED
Methodology: Fluorescence In Situ Hybridization (FISH)