Hematologic Diseases

Available as an add-on with an Intelligent Flow Profile. Markers tested by flow cytometry include CD5, CD11c, CD19, CD20, CD22, CD25, CD45, CD103, and FMC7.

disease state indication(s)
Mature B-cell neoplasms

clinical use
The Mature B-Cell Panel by flow cytometry aids in the evaluation of mature B-cell neoplasms.

methodology/product platform
Flow cytometry

specimen type and requirements
Peripheral blood: 5-6 mL in sodium heparin (green-top) tube. EDTA is acceptable. Acid-citrate-dextrose (ACD) is unacceptable.
Bone marrow: 2-3 mL in sodium heparin (green-top) tube.
Fresh, unfixed tissue: 0.2 cm minimum in RPMI.
Fine needle aspirate (FNA): Equal parts RPMI and specimen.
Note: Use refrigerated cold pack for transport. Make sure cold pack is not in direct contact with specimen.
DO NOT FREEZE. Transport to lab ASAP.

turnaround time
Tech-only (TC): 12-24 hours
Global (TC & PC): 24-48 hours

cpt code(s)
Additional 88185 (x5) when added to Intelligent Flow Profile

medicare moldx cpt code
Not applicable

regulatory classification
Laboratory developed test (LDT)

ordering option
Global (TC & PC) or Tech-only (TC)