Name: BCR-ABL Quantitative Analysis
Test Name: BCR-ABL Quantitative Analysis
Health Link Test Code: HCBCRABL
LIS Test Code: BCRABL
This test should only be ordered on patients previously tested at the Blood Center of Wisconsin (BCW). For new diagnosis see BCR/ABL1 PCR, Diagnostic [HCBCRDIAG] or BCR/ABL1 PCR, Monitoring [HCBCRMON].
Testing Site: Testing will be sent to an approved reference laboratory
In-Lab Turnaround Time: 4 - 7 days.
Collection Container: 3 Lavender top tubes
Can be drawn Monday - Friday only (must be in UWHC Hospital Laboratory before 1200H on Friday). Please call Client Services at (608) 263-7060 for collection instructions for any day preceding a holiday.
Ordering source must fill out the Referral Screening Flow Sheet. Contact UWHC Test Referral office at (608) 262-6388 prior to collection.
Collection Volume: 10 mL blood or 5 mL bone marrow
Sample Analyzed: Whole Blood or Bone Marrow
Testing Volume: 10 mL blood or 5 mL bone marrow
Pediatric Testing Volume: 4 mL blood or 1 mL bone marrow
Samples must be received at testing laboratory within 48 hours of collection due to lability of RNA. Store at room temperature.
Transport specimen to laboratory immediately.
Report provides interpretation.