Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
Test Name : Myeloma Panel, FISH Order Code : CGFi MMpan
Synonyms: Fluorescence in situ hybridization; Myeloma; Multiple Myeloma; Plasma Cell Neoplasm
Specimen Type: Whole Blood, Bone Marrow or other Cellular Fluid
Container Type: Green-top tube (Sodium heparin), other Cellular Fluid, sterile container.
Required Volume: 2 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 1 mL
Methodology: Fluorescence in situ hybridization, fusion probes/deletion probes, interphase analysis.
Components: CCND1/IGH for t(11;14); 13q deletion; P53 deletion; reflex tests: FGFR3/IGH for t(4;14); IGH/MAF for t(14;16); trisomies #3/#7 and #9/#15 for hyperdiploidy; 1q/1p copy number
Standard Run Times: Mon-Fri
Turnaround Time: 12-14 days
Special Handling: Transport at Room Temperature
CPT Codes: 88271 x 6, 88275 x 3
Department: Cytogenetics