A tech-only 24-marker screening profile for bone marrow specimens. An evaluation of specimen adequacy and cellular integrity will also be performed. Markers include CD2, CD3, CD4, CD5, CD7, CD8, CD10, CD11b, CD13, CD14, CD16, CD19, CD20, CD33, CD34, CD38, CD45, CD56, CD57, CD64, CD117, HLADR, Kappa and Lambda.
disease state indication(s)
Various, case dependent
Comprehensive multiparameter flow cytometric analysis to assess various hematological cell subsets.
specimen type and requirements
Bone marrow aspirate: 2-3 mL in sodium heparin (green-top) tube.
Bone marrow core: 1-2 cm minimum core length in RPMI.
Acceptable alternative (Subject to viability):
Fluids: Equal parts RPMI and specimen
Use refrigerated cold pack for transport. Make sure cold pack is not in direct contact with specimen.
DO NOT FREEZE. Transport to lab ASAP.
Tech-only (TC): 12-24 hours
medicare moldx cpt code
Laboratory developed test (LDT)