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Test ID: MPLVA    
MPL Exon 10 Mutation Detection, Varies

Specimen Type Describes the specimen type needed for testing

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Specimen Required Defines the optimal specimen. This field describes the type of specimen required to perform the test and the preferred volume to complete testing. The volume allows automated processing, fastest throughput and, when indicated, repeat or reflex testing.

Specimen Type: Extracted DNA from blood or bone marrow

Container/Tube: 1.5- to 2- mL tube with indication of volume and concentration of DNA

Specimen Volume: Entire specimen

Collection Instructions: Label specimen as extracted DNA from blood or bone marrow

Specimen Stability Information: Refrigerated/Ambient

Reject Due To Identifies specimen types and conditions that may cause the specimen to be rejected

No specimen should be rejected. If specimen not received at appropriate temperature or in wrong anticoagulant, include note to laboratory. If questions, contact laboratory.

Specimen Stability Information Provides a description of the temperatures required to transport a specimen to the laboratory. Alternate acceptable temperature(s) are also included.

Specimen TypeTemperatureTime
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