Lab Test

Test Definition Number : 199
Test Definition Name : PML-RARA t(15;17) translocation detection
Lab Name : Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Lab Test Number of THIS Version : 1069
Lab Test Name : t(15;17) PML-RARA by FISH Analysis
Status : Active
Expired : No
Updated : 2017-02-28 15:55 EST

General Attributes

Chromosome Band : 15q24.1
HUGO Gene Name : [PML] promyelocytic leukemia
[RARA] retinoic acid receptor, alpha
ICD-Oncology Code
(includes WHO classification diagnoses)

Infectious Disease Attributes

Agent Category :
Non-virus Genus and Species :
Virus Family, Genus, and Species :

Lab-specific Attributes

Method : Fluorescence In Situ Hybridization (FISH)
Specimen Source
(for clinical patient care these sources must be validated)
: Blood - Whole Blood
Bone Marrow Aspirate
ICD-10 Code :
Use : Clinical - CLIA-certified lab
Genetics Category : Acquired (somatic)
Comments :
Specimen Transport Requirements : Transport at room temperature (Not frozen).
Samples Available for Proficiency Test Sample Exchange : No


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