Name: CGA- Bone Marrow
Test Name: CGA- Bone Marrow
Health Link Test Code: HCSLH812
LIS Test Code: SLH812
Testing Site: Testing will be sent to an approved reference laboratory
Also Acceptable: Green top (with sodium heparin anticoagulant)
When submitting marrow for diagnostic purposes, including a peripheral blood specimen is recommended as blood cultures can provide vital information even when the WBC is very low, and test quality is optimized when both specimens are submitted together.
Bone marrow must be received and processed by WSLH within 24 hours of collection. Bone marrow must be received by the ;aboratory Monday-Friday or before 0900 on Saturday.
Transport specimen to UWHC Hospital Laboratory at room temperature (may transport with coolant during hot, >85ºF weather).
Interpretation Type: Expected Results