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BCR-abl Genetic Testing

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BCR-abl testing  must be peformed within 48 hrs of collection (best within 24 hrs.) but is not routinely processed by the referral laboratory on the weekends.

Samples need to be at Peter MacCallum pathology before 1500. (Mon-Fri only) .

Samples need to be at Box Hill laboratory by 11 am on Friday.

Laboratory:
Referred Test
Test Code:
BCRABL
Specimen types:
Blood
Container types:
EDTA large (Blood Bank)EDTA large (Blood Bank)
Collection Instructions:

PLEASE NOTE THIS TEST REQUIRES 20-30ml OF BLOOD.  ACCORDINGLY, PLEASE COLLECT 3-4 OF THE LARGE EDTA TUBES.

Samples need to be at Peter MacCallum pathology before 1500. (Mon-Fri only) .

Stored at Room Temperature.

Minimum Adult Volume:
20 mL
Frequency:
Weekly
Result Turnaround Time:
3 weeks
Laboratory Use Only
Transport Instructions:

Room Temperature.

External Laboratory:
Peter MacCallum Cancer Institute
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