Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : KIT Sequencing (Exons 8 and 17), Non Blood Order Code : NCKIT
Synonyms: KIT; c-KIT
Specimen Type: Bone Marrow
Container Type: Bone Marrow: Lavender-top tube (EDTA)
Required Volume: 1 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 0.5 mL
Methodology: PCR amplification followed by sequence analysis of exons 8 and 17
Standard Run Times: Weekly
Turnaround Time: 14 days
Special Handling: Store and ship refrigerated or on wet ice.
CPT Codes: 81272
SHC EPIC Code: LABNCKIT
Causes For Rejection: Samples containing heparin; less than 20% blast count
Department: Molecular Pathology