Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : BCL2 gene rearrangement (CG FISH) Order Code : CGFi BCL2
Synonyms: Fluorescence in situ hybridization; BCL6 gene rearrangement; DLBCL; lymphoma; follicular lymphoma
Specimen Type: Whole Blood, Bone Marrow, other fluid, tumor biopsy
Container Type: Whole Blood, Bone Marrow Aspirate in Green-top tube (Sodium heparin); other Fluid in sterile container; tumor biopsy in sterile media
Required Volume: 2 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 1 mL
Methodology: Fluorescence in situ hybridization, enumeration/deletion probes, interphase analysis.
Standard Run Times: Mon-Fri
Turnaround Time: 12-14 days
Special Handling: Transport at Room Temperature
CPT Codes: 88271 x 2, 88275
Department: Cytogenetics