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DNA and total RNA will be extracted from the specimen and stored at -80 degrees C for 1 year from the date the extraction process was performed. A report of "Performed" will be sent and a $75.00 processing fee will be assessed. To request molecular testing from the Molecular Hematopathology Laboratories test menu, call 800-533-1710. Additional charges will be assessed for testing performed.
Specimen must arrive within 72 hours of draw. Draw and package specimen as close to shipping time as possible.
Preferred: Lavender top (EDTA)
Specimen Volume: 2 mL
1. Invert several times to mix bone marrow.
2. Send specimen in original tube.
1. Date of draw is required.
2. To request molecular testing from the Molecular Hematopathology Laboratory, call 800-533-1710. Additional charges will be assessed for testing performed.
Forms: If not ordering electronically, complete, print, and send a Hematopathology/Cytogenetics Test Request Form (T726) with the specimen (http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/it-mmfiles/hematopathology-request-form.pdf)
Mild OK; Gross reject
|Bone Marrow||Ambient (preferred)||72 hours|