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bcr/abl-t(9;22) by rt-pcr (quantitative), bone marrow
Synonyms: Translocation 9:22; BCR ABL PCR; Philadelphia Chromosome 
Computer Code: (CMISC)
Specimen Collection: Bone marrow: 2-3 mL aspirated in EDTA (lavender top) tube. 
Minimum Volume:  
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Refrigerate specimen. 
Reference Values: See reference laboratory report.  
Lab Code: CC REF 
Requisition: INPATIENT: Use Inpatient Cytogenetics Requisition OUTPATIENT: Use Integrated Genetics Hematopathology Requisition, include billing information
Test Frequency: NA 
Routine TAT: 5-7 days at reference lab 
Stat TAT: NA 
CPT Code(s): 83891x2, 83892x2, 83896x8, 83898x8, 83902x2, 83912 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: R
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 08/20/2014
Time: 16:28:25 (24hr)