Genetic TestsTranslocation (8;21)(q22; q22) (PCR)

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Test Name & Code:
• Test Name: Translocation (8;21)(q22; q22) (PCR)
• Test Code: 3129

• t(8;21)(q22;q22)
• ETO/AML1 Fusion
Test Details:
• Methodology: RT-PCR
• Performed: Thursdays
• Reported: 1 week
Specimen Details:
• Specimen Collection: Peripheral blood; Bone marrow aspiration material; Bone marrow biopsy material
• Container: Tube with EDTA
• Specimen Volume/Amount: > 3 ml
• Storage/Transport Condition: Refrigerated
• Unacceptable Specimens/Conditions: Serum; Frozen specimens; Hemolyzed specimens; Icterus; Lipemia
Testing Area(s):
• Hemato Oncogenetics