JAK2B - Overview: JAK2 V617F Mutation Detection, Blood

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Test Name

Test ID: JAK2B    
JAK2 V617F Mutation Detection, Blood

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Aiding in the distinction between a reactive blood cytosis and a chronic myeloproliferative disorder in blood specimens

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

The following algorithms are available in Special Instructions:

-Erythrocytosis Evaluation Testing Algorithm

-Myeloproliferative Neoplasm: A Diagnostic Approach to Peripheral Blood Evaluation

Special Instructions and Forms Library of PDFs including pertinent information and consent forms, specimen collection and preparation information, test algorithms, and other information pertinent to test

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Point Mutation Detection in DNA Using Quantitative Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

JAK2 V617F Mutation Detection, B

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Janus kinase 2 gene
83872-JAK2B
Tyrosine Kinase Mutation