|Values are valid only on day of printing.|
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
1. Hematopathology Patient Information Sheet (Supply T676) in Special Instructions
2. If not ordering electronically, complete, print, and send a Hematopathology/Cytogenetics Test Request Form (T726) with the specimen (www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/media/customer-service/forms/hematopathology-request-form.pdf).
No specimen should be rejected. If specimen not received at appropriate temperature or in wrong anticoagulant, include note to laboratory. If questions, contact laboratory.