Hematologic Diseases

Available in conjunction with, or after, a Diagnostic/Prognostic Profile result has been reported by Genoptix or client. Markers tested by flow cytometry include cKappa, cLambda, CD19, CD38, CD45, CD56, CD117 and CD138.

disease state indication(s)
Multiple myeloma (MM), monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS)

clinical use
The Myeloma Panel by flow cytometry aids in the evaluation of multiple myeloma (MM) and related disorders.

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.
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)
88184 (x1)
88185 (x7)
OR
Additional 88185 (x3) when added to immunophenotyping profile

medicare moldx cpt code
Not applicable

regulatory classification
Laboratory developed test (LDT)

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