Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
Test Name : MYD88 Mutation Analysis, Non Blood Order Code : NMYD88
Synonyms: MYD88 mutation, L265P, 794T>C
Specimen Type: Bone marrow, FFPE tissue
Container Type: Bone marrow in EDTA, FFPE block for tissue
Required Volume: 1 mL for bone marrow, varies for tissue
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 0.5 mL for bone marrow, varies for tissue
Methodology: PCR, dideoxy single base extension of oligonucleotide primers, capillary electrophoresis
Standard Run Times: Weekly
Turnaround Time: 14 days
Special Handling: Transport BMA refrigerated; FFPE can be shipped at room temperature.
CPT Codes: 81479
Causes For Rejection: Samples containing heparin; less than 10% tumor in tissue sample
Department: Molecular Pathology