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Myeloproliferative Disorders (MPD) Panel by FISH

Mnemonic:    [FISH MPD P]
Name:    Myeloproliferative Disorders (MPD) Panel by FISH
Specimen:     3 mL non-diluted bone marrow aspirate collected in a heparinized syringe and transferred into a green (sodium heparin with no gel) tube (minimum 1mL bone marrow)

Or whole blood in a green (sodium hparin with no gel) tube--minimum 2 mL
Transport Temp:    Store and transport sample at Room Temperature.
Spec Stability:    Stable 2 days ambient.
Ref Lab/Code:    ARUP 2002360
  Method:    Fluorescence in situ Hybridization
Note:    Probes included:
--BCR/ABL
--PDGFR-alpha
--PDGFR-beta
--FGFR1

It is recommended that all FISH studies be done in conjunction with routine cytogenetic analysis. Please submit the Cytogenetics and Chromosome Studies Information Form with the ARUP electronic packing list.
Processing Info:    
This test is not orderable in Powerchart or Logician. Send the request on a Downtime or Manual Requisition.

ARUP's Cytogenetics Patient History Form